Ossau Iraty Montagne | French Basque Country, Béarn

$34.00 Per Pound

The Montagne part of this name denotes that is made in the Pyrenees Mountains, during the summer, in the most traditional way possible. 16 months of careful aging by rockstar affineur Rodolphe le Meunier ensure that the finished cheese is golden, deeply savory and nutty, and a true expression of both the terroir of the Vallee d’Ossau and many thousands of years of Basque cheesemaking tradition. Historically, one of the first cheeses ever made, this gem only gets better with age.

  • Country: France
  • Features: Grass Fed
  • Made by: Caves Fromageres Bearnaises
  • Age: 12-16 Months
  • Milk: Sheep
  • Origin: Pau, Bearn
  • Raw/Pasteurized: Raw
  • Rennet: Animal
  • Unit: per pound
  • Pairings: Crisp, Refreshing Roses, Sweet White Wines
  • Cheese Type: Natural Rind
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