Leyden

Leyden

Leyden cheese originates from the area around the city of Leyden. It is also made from skimmed milk and is spiced with cumin seeds. Leyden is wheel shaped with round angled sides. As this cheese is matured for several months, it has a strong flavour of cumin.

  • Weight: 11 kg, 40% f.i.d.m.
  • Age: Naturally ripened for 4 weeks.
Serving suggestion:
Perfect as a snack or appetizer.
Nutritional facts +
Nutritional value per 100g
Energy:
1440 kJ (343 kcal)
Protein:
28g
Carbohydrates:
-
Fat:
26g
Calcium:
910mg
Ingredients:
Pasteurized cow's milk, salt, cumin, starter culture, rennet, colour (carotene).
Fresh green bean and pea salad
Dutch inspiration
Fresh green bean and pea salad
Lunch/snack for 4 persons about 15 minutes

A fresh and light salad that makes a lovely treat on a warm day. Fresh green beans and crunchy peas mixed with Leyden cheese, sprinkled with herbs.

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