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St. Nectaire

Type:  Semi-soft
Milk:  Raw cow's milk
Animal breed:  Holstein
Size of cheese:  24cm
Weight:  1.5kg
Location:  Besse en Chandesse, Puy-de-Dome, Auvergne
Altitude:  1050m
Season:  Year round
Scale:  Farmhouse (100 cows)

 
Holstein cows in barn.

Holstein cows in barn.

Chantal putting freshly cut curds into first press before salting.

Chantal putting freshly cut curds into first press before salting.

Young and old cheeses maturing in their maturing rooms.

Young and old cheeses maturing in their maturing rooms.


Christian

Christian

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