Montemale al Tartufo is an unique and rare cheese matured at least 60 days in old Alpine stone caves on wooden shelves made of cherry tree.
While cutting paper thin slices, the powerful fragrance of truffle explodes into the air. It's extremely beautiful cheese that steals every food lover's heart!
The cows are living freely eating only fresh grass, 400 different types of Alpine flowers and herbs. The cheese is 100% pure and natural. No additives, preservatives etc used.
The raw milk cheese is alive, it maintains all of its original nutritional properties: nutrients, vitamins, provitamins, enzymes and probiotic bacteria. The animals feed only on fresh Alpine grass, flowers, herbs and hay, making their milk rich in Omega-3.
All Alpine cheeses are 100% natural and pure, without any additives and preservatives. The animals pasture in high altitudes between 1000-2700 m above sea level. The ancient breeds provide A2 type superior milk (with unmutated amino acid).
Montemale al Tartufo is an extremely delicious appetizer cheese. Serve with glass of red full-bodied wine. If you like cooking, Montemale can be used for making risotto for example.
Raw milk cheeses are alive. The maturing process continues in your fridge therefore alive cheeses should be preserved so that it could breathe. Remove the food film and keep the cheese in food paper as loosely as possible, so that the air can go through. Do not use any closed boxes. Shelf life: 1-3 months.