São Jorge

Important Facts
Country of Origin Portugal
Specific Origin Island of São Jorge, Azores
Milk Type Raw cow’s milk
Milk Treatment Heated at 86°F
Rind Deeper gold
Texture Firm but supple
Flavor Peppery, grassy
Flavor Notes Mild, sour aftertaste; musty, earthy, barnyardy (aged)
Aroma Peppery, grassy
Colors Pale gold
Forms Wheels, 18 to 26 pounds (8 to 12 kilograms)
Age Three to nine months
Rennet Type Animal

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