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L’Ancêtre Organic Cheddar
L’Ancêtre Organic Cheddar
L’Ancêtre Organic Cheddar
L’Ancêtre Organic Cheddar
L’Ancêtre Organic Cheddar

L’Ancêtre Organic Cheddar

Fromagerie L'Ancêtre

Centre-du-Québec


Firm

M.F. : 31% Moisture : 39%

In keeping with the traditional farming methods of our ancestors, the Fromagerie L’Ancêtre makes several varieties of Cheddar from thermized organic milk, except for daily fresh cheese, which is made from pasteurized organic milk. Young or aged, regular or light, some lactose-free and all gluten-free, these nutritious cheeses are of the highest quality and have a natural, old-fashioned taste.

L’Ancêtre Light Organic Mild Cheddar (2 months) – NEW!
L’Ancêtre Light Organic Medium Cheddar (6 months) – NEW!
L’Ancêtre Light Organic Old Cheddar
(12 months) – NEW!
M.F.: 18%, Moisture: 47%
These light Cheddars contain 40% less fat than the regular mild and medium Cheddars.Lactose-freegluten-free and animal rennet-free, these creamy yellow firm cheeses are smooth and slightly crumbly with a melt-in-your-mouth texture. The flavour is just as mild and milky as the regular versions. One bite and you’ll swear they aren’t light cheeses! They are currently available only in natural food stores.

L’Ancêtre Organic Mild Cheddar (2 months)
L’Ancêtre Organic Mild Marble Cheddar (2 months)
M.F.: 39%, Moisture: 31%
Gluten-free, animal rennet-free and with less than 0.5% lactose, this firm, smooth and slightly elastic cheese has a light taste and is available in creamy yellow or marble. It also comes in block or snack format, ideal for lunch boxes or on walks. Everybody loves this handy Cheddar.

L’Ancêtre Organic Medium Cheddar (6 months)
M.F.: 39%, Moisture: 31%
Lactose-freegluten-free and animal rennet-free, this firm creamy yellow cheese is smooth and slightly elastic with a mild, milky flavour.

L’Ancêtre Old Cheddar (1 year)
L’Ancêtre Extra-Sharp Cheddar (2 years)
M.F.: 39%, Moisture: 31%
Lactose-freegluten-free and animal rennet-free, the Old and Extra-Sharp Cheddars are firm creamy yellow cheeses which are smooth and slightly elastic with a strong hazelnut flavour.

L’Ancêtre Fresh Organic Cheddar
L'Ancêtre Cheese curds
M.F.: 28%, Moisture: 45%
Gluten-free and animal rennet-free, this Cheddar is made fresh daily from pasteurized organic milk. This semi-soft cheese comes salted or unsalted, in blocks or in curds. Its mild, milky flavour is simply irresistible!

L’Ancêtre Organic Cheddar is available from the cheese maker, at natural food stores, at specialty grocery stores and at supermarkets.

Awards and distinctions

In 2016, Fromagerie L'Ancêtre's Cheddar was proclaimed Grand Champion, Cheddar class, under Small Cheese Factories and under All Cheese Factories, at the British Empire Cheese Show.

L'Ancêtre Organic Mild Cheddar
Global Cheese Awards (United Kingdom) 2016 silver medal and 2015 gold medal winner in the Mild Cheddar cheese class - all countries combined.
2016 an 2015 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair 2nd prize winner, Mild Cheddar class.
2015 and 2013 Canadian Cheese Grand Prix winner in the Mild Cheddar (Aged 3 Months) class.

L'Ancêtre Organic Mild Marbled Cheddar
2016 British Empire Cheese Show 2nd prize winner, Marbled Cheddar class.
2016 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair 3rd prize winner, Marbled Cheddar class.

L'Ancêtre Organic Medium Cheddar
2016 British Empire Cheese Show 1st prize winner, Medium Cheddar class.
Global Cheese Awards 2016 gold medal and 2015 bronze medal winner in the Medium Cheddar Cheese class - all countries combined.
2015 and 2011 Canadian Cheese Grand Prix winner in the Medium Cheddar (Aged 4 to 9 Months) class. 

L'Ancêtre Organic Old Cheddar
2016 British Empire Cheese Show 1st prize winner, Mature Cheddar class.
Global Cheese Awards (United Kingdom) 2016 gold medal and 2015 bronze medal winner in the Overseas Organic Cheddar cheese class, as well as 2016 gold medal in the Best Canadian Cheddar and 2016 silver medal in the Mature Cheddar Cheese class - all countries combined.

L'Ancêtre Organic Extra-Sharp Cheddar
2016 British Empire Cheese Show 1st prize winner, Extra Mature Cheddar class.


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