Saturday, July 7, 2018

leiden -

Leiden  from Dutch: Leidse Kaas, is a Dutch-made cheese from cow's milk peppered with cumin. Made in factories and farms, historic in Leiden area.

Leidse Kaas is the most common type of komijnekaas - cheese with cumin ingredients - in the Netherlands.

The cheese is round and flat like Gouda Cheese, but is made with sharp edges on one side and less round at its side. This cheese has a low fat percentage (30 to 40%). The weight of cheese varies from 3 kg to 9 kg.