Organic Butter and Gruyere Cheese Twists / Cheese Straws - organic, no palm oil, no GMOsSKU: 1202
These Gruyere cheese sticks are a Swiss specialty that is locally called puff pastry flute as their shape resembles a flute. They accompany perfectly champagne, wine, beer, and other beverages.
This product is issued from know-how of the baker which is passed from father to son in the Cornu family. It is made from ingredients which are guaranteed GMO-free.
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About “La Fabrique” Organic Gruyere Cheese Sticks:
The Gruyere cheese sticks / Gruyere cheese straws are organic and do not contain palm oil or GMOs. These puff pastry cheese straws are a fine bakery product.
The Gruyere cheese sticks are popular and almost irreplaceable on so many occasions: at home when welcoming guests, tea time, aperitifs, conferences, vernissages, and other official assemblies. The Gruyere cheese straws accompany perfectly champagne, wine, beer, and other beverages. They are also savored as is.
Best before date : 9 months after conditioning
Store in a cool and dry place.
Once open they are best kept in a cool dry place, preferably in an airtight package, protected from light.
The first mention of flutes (in the food context) that was found in Switzerland appears in a Neuchâtel cookbook entitled La pâtisserie à la maison (1891). These flutes were made of leavened dough, the same one that was used for milk rolls. According to the description, the original flutes differ a bit from these Organic Gruyere cheese twists. The Gruyere straws are slightly twisted giving them an elegant shape and are made from puff pastry dough rather than leavened dough. They are still the descendants of the flute made of leavened dough.
The research conducted by the Glossary of patois of the French-speaking Switzerland in the first decade of the 20th century found a single mention of flute, from the canton of Vaud (Les Ormonts), the definition was not very explicit ("elongated roll").
Today the Cornu Family from Champagne in Switzerland is the market leader in the production of High Quality baked cheese sticks. Their latest brand La Fabrique blends quality and authenticity with perfect harmony. Some recipes go back to 1934, and were created by masterbaker André Cornu.
Prices per sets and units:
|Sets||Set Price||Price per Pack|
|Single Pack||38 HKD||38 HKD|
|Double Pack||70 HKD||35 HKD|
|Triple Pack||96 HKD||32 HKD|
Ingredients list: Organic WHEAT flour (GLUTEN), organic BUTTER (27 %) (MILK), organic CHEESE (10 %) (MILK), organic skimmed MILK powder, salt, organic yeast, organic BARLEY malt flour (GLUTEN), organic sugar.
Remark : The words in capital letters are allergens listed in annexe II of R UE 1169/2011. Allergens shall be emphasised through a typeset that clearly distinguishes it from the rest of the list of ingredients, for example by means of the font, style or background colour.
|Deliberate presence* (Contains)||Gluten, milk|
|Fortuitous presence** (May contain traces)||None according to our current knowledge|
Energy and Nutritional Values (Average):
|Average values||Per 100 g|
|of which saturates (g)||17|
|of which sugar (g)||3.0|
The serving portion is given as an indication.
|Aspect / Colour||Golden brown puff pastry twist, with inclusions of cheese pieces|
|Country of origin||Switzerland|
|Produced by||CORNU SA - Boulangerie Fine