Tasty spicy farmer’s cheese of about 8 weeks old. The addition of chilli peppers provides the spicy character of this tasty farmer’s cheese. Made from real raw cow’s milk! Tip: Make a nice spicy (flame) toasted sandwich with Villa Picanto.
As dark orangey and crumbly as Gouda can get! Having matured for three years or more, this cheese is strong flavoured and almost fudge-like and similar to Parmesan in its consistency. Salt-like crystals (having formed during its maturing process) scatter the surface and give the cheese an extra crunchiness. Impossible to slice, this cheese is […]
Vintage Gouda 18 Months
Anything older than 8months is considered mature in Gouda terms, so our 18 months old Gouda certainly qualifies! Firm and fruity with a deep yellow colour , this waxed classic becomes granular at this stage of maturity. Small air pockets appear as the cheese looses its moisture, whilst its rich flavour intensifies. A beer always […]
Dutch farmhouse cheese (boerenkaas) made of raw milk with Italian black truffle from the mountains. Ripened on wooden planks for only 8 weeks the gentle taste of this Gouda and intense aroma of the truffle form an unlikely, yet irresistible combination. Villa truffo has received two golden stars at the Great Taste Awards and has […]
Old Amsterdam Gouda
This black waxed, 12-18months old cheese has a glorious deep yellow colour and a slightly waxy, granular texture with medium sized holes. There is a hint of caramel in its pleasantly full taste. A multiple award winner and currently sold in 40 countries, it is produced by Westland a family run company in Holland.
Gouda with Nettle
A Dutch speciality cheese that sounds a bit scary but tastes divine. The nettles add a wonderful clean herby freshness to the sweet nutty notes of this mild smooth cheese, with touches of parsley and garlic adding another level of yumminess. Made by the second generation Treur brothers in the heart of Dutch cheese making […]
Covered in a waxy yellow rind, indicating its short maturing process, this cheese is the bees knees, if you ask most children. At only 6-8 weeks old, it tastes mild and smells fresh. Its smooth texture and light yellow colour are always appealing and the scarce small air pockets seem to just wait to be […]
Gouda with Cumin
Gouda with an added twist. Young and subtly sweet smooth Gouda meets crunchy charismatic cumin – and the rest is history! The origin of this glorious combination goes back to the 17th century, when it was already popular in England and many countries surrounding the Baltic sea. Cumin seeds – an Indian novelty in the […]
Gouda mature 6 months
More than 60% of cheese produced in the Netherlands is Gouda and there is a whole lot more Gouda being produced all over the world, as Gouda is not a protected name. This black waxed 6 months old has a smooth firm texture and a deeper yellow tone and a richer fruitier flavour than young […]