- Country of Origin: Switzerland
- Milk Variety: Cow
- Style of Cheese: Hard
- Pasteurised: No
- For pregnant women: Yes (as it is aged above 12 months)
- Vegetarian: No
Gotthelf Emmentaler AOP is the only Emmentaler-cheese with the Slow Food label. Cows are only allowed to eat natural food like grass and hay throughout all seasons. The milk volume per cow is lower compared to other cows due to the mountain altitudes. Therefore, the milk quality is higher and richer making for the best Emmentaler. Aged a minimum of 14 months, it has a fudgy and smooth texture. Tastes of browned butter, toast and raw cashew nuts.
As this cheese is hand cut, the weight of the actual piece ordered will be estimated +/- 50g from the stated weight. We will ensure that the total price value of your order will be accurate or slightly in excess.