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Cheese: Camembert


Posted: June 26, 2000

Camembert

Cheese: Camembert
Region: Northwest France
Milk: Cow

One of the world's most famous cheeses, Camembert is made in almost every country in which cheese is produced en masse. The original is from Normandy and made from raw milk. The rind is characteristically moldy and pale brown. A straw colored interior accompanies huge flavors of mushrooms and herbs.

Wine: Burgundy wines: Gamay, Pinot Noir, Vougeot

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