Isle of Mull

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Origin:                       Scotland

Region:                      Tobermory, Isle of Mull

Made by:                   Brendan Reade

Type:                          Hard

Milk:                           Cow

Milk Treatment:    Raw

Coagulant:                Animal Rennet

A Cheddar but not as you know it – Isle of Mull is as wild and unpredictable as the Hebridean weather.

Characteristics: hard, golden paste; the flavours are mellow and herby but can be silagey or boozy while top notes can range from liquorice to camomile.

Best with: serve with slices of crisp apple.