Red Leicester
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Red Leicester




Product Code: T26583
Unit Weight : 10 kg
Product Available : On demand
Area Of Origin: England
Milk Type: Cow\'s milk

General Information

Red Leicester  is an English cheese, made in a similar manner toCheddar cheese, although it is crumblier. Since the 18th century, it has been coloured orange by adding annatto extract during manufacture. It is a cow\'s milk cheese, originally from Leicestershire, England, and is named after the city of Leicester. It has a firm texture, and a slightly nutty taste. Versions sold in supermarkets are typically coloured with annatto, although it is possible to obtain Red Leicester without it. Red Leicester (also known simply as Leicester or Leicestershire Cheese) is an English cheese, made in a similar manner to Cheddar cheese, although it is crumblier. Since the 18th century, it has been coloured orange by adding annatto extract during manufacture. It is a cow\'s milk cheese, originally from Leicestershire, England, and is named after the city of Leicester. It has a firm texture, and a slightly nutty taste. Versions sold in supermarkets are typically coloured with annatto, although it is possible to obtain Red Leicester without it.