This cheese is made during the fall grapes harvest in the Savoie region in the French Alps. The Tomme (original cheese) is covered in a bucket by some Marc de Savoie, a liquor made out of grapes.
A video describing the process of doing the Marc de Savoie in French...
Type of milk: Cow (raw milk)
Available at Les Amis du fromage. Extraordinaire cheese store in Vancouver with a wonderful and knowledgeable staff!
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