Valdeon DOP Cheese

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igourmet_170w_Valdeon DOP Cheese_Mitica_Cheese

Cut & Wrapped by igourmet

Origin: Spain & Portugal

Size: 7.5 ounce

$10.99

SKU: 170S

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Named for the remote Valdeón Valley in the northern Spanish region of León, this cheese is made from a seasonal balance of cow, goat, and sometimes sheep's milk. This contributes to its distinctly bold, sophisticated, and spicy flavor, which is also derived from its distinguishing foliage frock.

This DOP Spanish blue cheese is often sold as Cabrales in the United States because its flavor is similar to that bold blue, but is slightly tamer. It, therefore, appeals to a wider range of palates. The cheese is wrapped in chestnut leaves before being sent to market. The cheese has a very intense blue flavor, but is not as yellowed or as biting as true Cabrales. Delicious with fresh fruit, cured or smoked meats, or melted over steak, Valdeón pairs well with strong red wines, a robust Rioja or Sherry.

Crowned "Best Blue Cheese" in Spain's 2003 national competition.

  • Made from pasteurized cow's milk.
  • Photo depicts whole 6 lb. form of cheese.
  • We cut and wrap this item by hand.

Nutrition Facts

Valdeon DOP Cheese by Cut & Wrapped by igourmet

Serving Size 1oz Total Servings approx. 7.5

Amount Per Serving

Calories 120

Calories from Fat 90

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 9g

Saturated Fat 7g

Trans Fat 0g

Cholestrol 25mg

Sodium 280mg

Total Carbohydrates 1g

Dietary Fiber 0g

Sugars 0g

Protein 7g

Vitamin A

0.08%

Vitamin C

0%

Calcium

0.2%

Iron

0%

Vitamin E

0%

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Perishable foods are optimally packed and temperature controlled with kraft void fill and non-toxic refrigerant gel packs. To further contain temperature escalation, we fill any empty space with specialized foam to minimize air circulation.

Please join our efforts to be mindful of our environment and extend the life-cycle of our packaging, by reusing the gel packs to keep your next picnic or road trip fare cool.

Please note: Our products are always shipped so they will arrive at your door in optimal condition. Whenever possible - such as in periods of cooler ambient temperatures - we try to use less packaging , more recyclable materials and avoid unnecessary shipping waste.