1 pound piece of german brick cheese
Brick German Cheese
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THE BASICS

  • Flavor Profile: Strong and tangy
  • Milk Type: Cow
  • Pasteurization: Pasteurized
  • Region: Monroe, WI
  • Rennet: Vegetarian

Brick German Cheese

ITEM NUMBER: 1062
WEIGHT: 1.0 lb
Vendor
Chalet Cheese Co-op
Regular price
$15.75
Sale price
$15.75
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Much like Limburger and Beerkaese, German Brick cheese is not for the faint of flavor palette. The cheesemaking method for German Brick cheese was developed by John Jossi, a native Wisconsinite, in 1877. German Brick cheese is made by applying a bacteria smear to surface-ripened cheese, which amplifies the tangy taste as the cheese ages. In terms of flavor intensity and strength, this Wisconsin cheese is only a stepping stone away from it’s close cousin, Limburger. A connoisseur of pungent cheeses might enjoy German Brick cheese with pumpernickel bread, a thick slice of onion, and with Wisconsin’s own East Shore mustard. Be warned: this is a strong tasting cheese for a customer with hearty tastes. Customers looking to enjoy a milder brick cheese could seek alternatives like Widmer’s Wisconsin Brick Cheese.

****Caution - This product is extremely pungent, as in stinky. Please do not purchase if you are not familiar with this type of cheese****

 



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Enjoy with a glass of...

  • Beer
    Amber Ale, American Pale Lager, Stout, Saison Ale
  • Wine
    Beaujolais, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc


INGREDIENTS & ALLERGENS:

  • Ingredients: Pasteurized whole milk, contains less than 2% of cheese cultures, salt, and enzymes

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