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Le Riopelle de l'Isle

Le Riopelle de l'Isle is a triple cream cheese from Quebec that has an oily and sometimes flowing texture known to melt in the mouth. It possesses a smooth buttery taste, with hints of hazelnuts and mushrooms.

It is named after Jean-Paul Riopelle, a renowned Québécois artist and painter, and for each 1.4 kg piece, one dollar will go to a foundation that will help children of Isle-aux-Grues, Quebec, Canada, the island where this cheese is manufactured, to get a higher education.

The label on "Le Riopelle de l'Isle" is a reproduction of one of Riopelle's paintings.

More information

  • Type: Raw cow milk, soft paste, flowery crust
  • Manufacturer: Fromagerie de l'Île-aux-Grues
  • Size: 1.4 kg
  • Fat content: 35%
  • Humidity content: 50%

External links

  • More information from l'Isle-aux-Grues (French)
  • Info on fromagesduquebec.qc.ca
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