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Peau Rouge

  • Made from pasteurized cow's milk

  • Country of origin: Canada

  • Region: Quebec

  • Type: hard

  • Fat content: 25%

  • Texture: crumbly and firm

  • Rind: washed

  • Colour: pale yellow

  • Flavour: caramel, nutty, woody

  • Aroma: strong

  • Producers: Les Dépendances

Peau Rouge is a washed-rind hard cheese that must be aged for at least a year to develop a characteristic aroma and flavour of grilled hazelnuts, evocative of caramel. It is a crumbly cheese with a creamy yellow paste and orange-pink and moist rind that gives off a fairly pronounced aroma. This cheese is excellent for pizza or pasta dishes.

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