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Harvey and Brockless - Review

Artisan Cheese and Fine Food

Oh my goodness, we love cheese in this house! Having been sent a range of delicious artisan cheeses from Harvey and Brockless.

Artisan cheeseboard by Harvey and Brockless.
Disclosure - I was sent a hamper of artisan cheese and biscuits in exchange for a review. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I was not required to write anything positive.

So, what is Artisan Cheese?

Artisanal cheese refers to cheeses produced by hand using the traditional craftsmanship of skilled cheesemakers. As a result, the cheeses are often more complex in taste and variety.

Many are aged and ripened to achieve certain aesthetics. This contrasts with the more mild flavours of mass-produced cheeses produced in large-scale operations, often shipped and sold right away. Source Wikipedia.

Shown on the cheeseboard above are just a couple of the cheeses sent to us, there are many types of Artisan Cheese.

  • Ashlynn Goats Cheese - has a monochrome appearance with the pure white inside set against a dark ash-coated rind and a thin line of charcoal running through its centre.
  • Perl Las  - a blue-veined soft cheese, golden in colour with a gently salty taste that is absolutely delicious!
  • Quicke's - a matured cheddar which has a very strong flavour, and to be honest it wasn't our favourite, but that's just our taste. We love a good extra strong matured cheddar but this wasn't for us.
  • Bix Cheese - a soft pasteurised triple cream cheese that sounds amazing. We haven't tried every cheese yet as there were such a lot. But fear not, they'll all be gone this weekend.
  • Blanche Goat Cheese was soo very moreish we ate the whole thing between us in one evening!
  • Shorrocks Lancashire Bomb - it's a creamy, tangy cheese in the shape of a bomb, we can't wait to try that one!
  • Graceburn - a jar of English curd style Feta cheese. Apparently, it's delicious served on toast as with avocados for breakfast, so I can't wait to try that.

About Harvey and Brockless 

Harvey and Brockless are producers and distributors of speciality foods who work with artisan food producers across the globe. They supply a nationwide network of customers from the smallest farm shops to restaurants and food manufacturers.

Harvey and Brockless - a hamper of artisan cheese and crackers.

Their excellent range of artisan products includes:

  • Artisan cheese
  • Cured meat  and fish
  • Dairy essentials and store cupboard
  • Dips and dressings
  • Fresh pasta
  • Mediterranean deli
  • Oils and vinegar
  • Vegan 

Packaging

The packaging was really good and the cheese arrived still very cold thanks to the ice packs and sheeps wool included in the box.  The hamper was very well packaged and arrived in excellent condition.

Harvey and Brockless packaging - keeps food cold for delivery.

Delivery

Ordering is easy and deliveries are made Tuesday - Friday via the well-known delivery company DPD.

Harvey and Brockless artisan cheese hamper with biscuits and fig.

To find out more and to place an order pop over to about Harvey and Brockless websiteTwitterFacebook and Instagram.

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Jan