Producer: DEGUST, Vahrn
Region: South Tyrol
Cheese type: Blue cheese bovine milk
Appearance: covered in sweet grape mark
Aroma: fruity - nectar
Flavour: spicy - sweet and sour
Consistency: very soft
Maturation: 4 months, refining cell and grape mark
The soppressa is the most important product of our range. Its production is particularly accurate and the selection of the ingredients is perfomed following ancient traditions.
Soft cheese bovine raw milk, Appearance: brown bark, improved with nut liqueur, Aroma: roasted notes, fruity, nuttily, Flavour: sweetly, salty, harsh aftertaste, Consistency: creamy - softy, Maturation: approx. 30 days
For this creation we use a hand made grey cheese with edible vegetal charcoal. Hence the name Ligni comes (Latin "carbon ligni"). A rustic cheese with intensive-substantial smell and easily sourish aroma. Grained and mellow consistency. Excellent as an hors-d'oeuvre in combination with olive oil.
Blue cheese bovine milk, Appearance: no rind - herbal consistency, Aroma: yeast, Flavour: salty - sweet, Consistency: crumbly, Maturation: 8 weeks in the refining cell
To dive into the world of the cheese, to enjoy great moments in society or to give a nice surprise: a DEGUSTation is an ideal opportunity. Let yourselves be carried away in a wonderful world of pleasure by the fanciful created cheese specialities the affineur and cheese pope's Hansi Baumgartner. The arrangement of the DEGUSTation is new every time and it's a surprise. With attached info sheet the order of tasting the single specialities is exactly explained. The DEGUSTation for 2 persons contains at least 5 different cheese types with a total weight of approx. 500 gr. and the fitting chutney(s).
A hard cheese that is left to age for about a year and a half. The wheels are then wrapped in chestnut leaves which transform them and enrich them with a strong, exceptional flavour. It pairs well with great Langa wines but is ideal with important dark craft beer too.