Mahon, named after the port of Mahon on the Minorca island, Spain, is a cow's milk cheese, produced by various dairies. Mahon is soft to hard cheese with a buttery, sharp, and salty taste. Mahon is rectangular or square with rounded edges and has a natural yellowish rind.
A unique cheese with a sweet and fruity aroma and a rich, bold flavor, Mahon is not for those who prefer bland cheeses.
STORAGE & CARE
Store it in the refrigerator in its vacuum package. Once opened, wrap it in plastic wrap and keep it in the refrigerator.
Serve it at room temperature.
As a highly versatile cheese, grate over pasta, rice, or vegetables, or serve as an appetizer with Olive Oil.
Raw cow’s MILK, rennet, salt, cheese cultures, firming agent: calcium chloride, preservative: potassium nitrate. Oil over the rind. The rind is not edible.
Small piece weight around 130-150g
Quarter wheel weight around 650g
Half wheel weight around 1.3kg
Whole wheel weight around 2.6kg