Cheddar Cheese 5 Year Old Extra Sharp Half Loaf

Cheddar Cheese 5 Year Old Extra Sharp Half Loaf

38 Customer Ratings
Item Number: #1179
Weight: 2.50lbs
$32.00
Description

Wisconsin is leading in Cheddar production, which makes it no surprise that this Cheddar is one of our most popular cheeses. This Wisconsin Cheddar has been aged for over 5 years, giving it a rich flavor and slightly tangy bite. As cheddar ages it loses its smooth, firm texture and becomes more granular and crumbly. This is a traditional Wisconsin golden colored cheddar. The sharp flavor makes this cheese perfect for any beer or wine tasting, gives sandwiches a delicious zing, and can even be paired perfectly with gourmet sausage.

Cheese Profile

Age

aged
  • young
  • medium
  • aged
  • old

Texture

aged
  • soft
  • medium
  • hard
  • brittle

Flavor

aged
  • mild
  • medium
  • strong
  • pungent

Pairing Recommendations

Wine:
  • Malbec
  • Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Zinfandel
  • Chardonnay
  • Merlot
Beer:
  • IPA
  • Pale Ale
  • Pilsner
  • Stout
  • Porter

Other Cheese Pairings
Salami, Savory Crackers, Nuts, Crusty Artisan Bread, Dried Fruit

Product Reviews (3)

Flavorable
By Sharon Ellis

Really enjoy the extra sharp flavor. Melts in you mouth and taste real good on crackers. Also, you can take a small chunk and mix it with cream cheese and some milk, makes a great cheese spread. Also, once the spread is made, add hot sauce for some heat.

5-YR AGED CHEDDAR
By Robert Williams

The five year aged cheddar is excellent. I have purchased some several times in the last five years. The flavor is excellent for many purposes but not for thin slices for sandwiches as it is prone to crumble. My favorite use is on Mexican dishes. Robert Williams Auburn, AL

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By Bobby Edwards

This is some of the best cheese I've eaten in a long time. It's like the cheese my dad use to buy when I was a kid.

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