Cow cheeseMichel Duran

Saint-Nectaire. From the Auvergne region.

Cow cheeseMichel Duran
Saint-Nectaire. From the Auvergne region.

It is said that Louis the XIV, THE Louis the XIV (he built Versailles amongst other endeavours) felt in love with this cheese in the 17th century.

An AOC, the Saint-Nectaire follows very precise requirements to be produced.

Type of milk: Cow

Available at Les Amis du fromage. Extraordinaire cheese store in Vancouver with a wonderful and knowledgeable staff!

And yes, this video will show how it is done (and help you work on your French to prepare your next trip in Auvergne).

Dude! You’re a Renaissance man!

OK… what’s that?… “a person with many talents or areas of knowledge – according to wiki”.

Oh! Sounds cool… let me go back to work…