5 Brothers Cheese
This is a hand crafted washed rind cow's milk cheese that combines traits from Gouda and another Swiss variety called Appenzeller. All of the milk used comes from our family dairy farm. It pairs well with white wines such as Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc and also Pilsner beers.
Delicately aged on cedar wood planks adding robust flavours to the cheese. It has creamy and rich flavours with sweeter overtones and distinctive eyes throughout the body of the cheese.
After one year of aging it is naturally smoked with maple and apple wood. It is creamy with sweeter overtones and has a rich smoky flavour throughout.
Gunn's Hill Artisan Cheese is a small artisan cheese plant nestled within the rolling hills of Gunn's Hill Rd., in Oxford County, Ontario. The cheeses produced at Gunn's Hill Artisan Cheese are truly unique with a noticeable Swiss influence. Today, there are two full time cheese makers and a team of staff that work diligently to produce some of Canada's finest award winning cheeses.
The cheese plant is located within the heart of the Dairy Capital of Canada and is only minutes away from downtown Woodstock. The milk used to create the cheeses comes from the neighbouring family dairy farm, Friesvale Farms. To ensure cheeses that are of top quality Gunn's Hill Artisan Cheeses are hand crafted using traditional methods.