Humboldt Fog Cheese is from the “Fog city” (Humboldt California) comes this ash layered fresh goat’s milk cheese. The wheels have a natural rind, weigh about 4 lbs. and have a single layer of vegetable ash throughout the horizontal axis of the cheese. Light, airy and rich with a crisp clean goat flavor.
This cheese has become popular so you may find it in your local well-stocked cheese shop. We find it at Whole Foods sometimes. You can also purchase it online at Amazon.com
Creamy, light, but earthy when young, getting more complex with age. Notes of allspice, licorice and lemon zest on the nose. Powdery, slightly dry mouth feel, with pronounced spicy flavors. Tastes of cocoa and dried black pepper, with a tangy finish. Natural white mold over black ash background, released at 6 weeks. 14 oz or 5 lb wheel.