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Comte - 5 months

from France by Fromage Marquis
Item description Temp Price per LB* Price* Qty Sku
8 oz cut portion chilled $25.69 $12.84
2113803
1 lb cut portion chilled $25.69 $25.69
2113801
6.6 lb bloc chilled $25.69 $169.55
2113802
3 x 6.6 lb bloc chilled $23.11 $462.20
2113804

Comte - 5 months

Comté is by far the most widely produced and consumed cheese in France. The combination of sweetness and saltiness gives this cheese an intriguing flavor which resembles that of Gruyere - in fact, it is also commonly referred to as Gruyere de Comte. Produced in the mountains of Jura, Comte has an interior consistency that is even, smooth and elastic, buttery and delicate. A very balanced flavor with salty notes and nutty tangs characterizes this cheese, and is typically eaten with fruit, in a sandwich or a salad. The best: on a traditional croque-monsieur.
Storage: refrigerated
Availability: Usually ships within 1 business days. Product is perishable and must ship via Overnight service.
Name: Comte
Milk Type: Cow
Texture: Semi Hard
Type: Fondue
Origin: French
Shape: Block

Product Reviews

4/27/2021
Can't imagine better
jocelyne from Delaware, OH
1/25/2021
Perfectly aged (in my opinion), mild, a tad nutty. Pairs perfectly with rose or reds!
Eris from River Forest, IL
1/10/2021
not as nutty as I use to get it ! my bad when I ordered I didn't realize that the cheeze was only 5 months aged.... that is the reason why it hasn't that nuttty flavor; otherwise the texture is good !
Sylvie from PLANT CITY, FL
12/12/2020
While the food items I received were across the board very good - I’m writing to emphasize how exceptional GFS’s customer service was. I will continue to support a group like this. There is no down side, great products, reasonable price and exceptional customer service 5 starts for the experience on two orders. Thank you.
doran from Orange, CA
8/28/2020
Perfect. Nutty, delicious. Buy more than you think, this will become your favorite everyday cheese.
Michael from Powder Springs, GA

Questions and Answers

Q:What do the animals eat that the Comte cheese is made from? from Les 3 Comtois It's sold as a raw cheese, correct?
A:The milk used to make this cheese comes from cows that graze on pastures in the Franche-Comté region. The cheese is made from pasteurized milk as currently raw milk cheeses cannot be imported.

Comte - 5 months Recipes

Alpine Raclette Recipe
Alpine Raclette Recipe
When winter seems like it will never end, gather your friends together and have a raclette party! This classic ski resort recipe involves lots of gooey melted cheese, crusty bread, mouthwatering meats and hearty potatoes. It's fun, it's delicious, and it will definitely cheer up the winter nights.

Product Pricing and Weight Specifications

This product is priced by the lb. shipped, and you will be charged based on the actual weight of the item shipped, by the price per lb for the product. The total price your shopping cart shows is an estimated charge. You will not be charged until the product ships, based on the weight that is shipped. The chart below shows estimated weight ranges and actual prices per lb. for this item.

Sku Item description Item weight range Price per lb
2113803 8 oz cut portion 0.45 lbs. - 0.55 lbs. $25.69
2113803 8 oz cut portion 0.45 lbs. - 0.55 lbs. $25.69
2113801 1 lb cut portion 0.80 lbs. - 1.20 lbs. $25.69
2113801 1 lb cut portion 0.80 lbs. - 1.20 lbs. $25.69
2113802 6.6 lb bloc 6.00 lbs. - 7.00 lbs. $25.69
2113802 6.6 lb bloc 6.00 lbs. - 7.00 lbs. $25.69
2113804 3 x 6.6 lb bloc 18.80 lbs. - 21.20 lbs. $23.11
2113804 3 x 6.6 lb bloc 18.80 lbs. - 21.20 lbs. $23.11
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