Cheese of the Week: Pumahana from Karikaas Cheese

I’m not usually a big fan of flavoured cheeses – I like to taste the flavours trapped in each mouthful of cheese that come from the gradual breakdown of the grazing which is converted to milk.  Then in the hands of the cheesemaker, and the help of time, salt and Mother Nature, this is converted into a myriad of different flavours.  The older the cheese, the more varied the grazing and the better the cheesemaker the more complex the character of the final cheese.  But my friend Akash Charles has just started work at Karikaas and sent me some cheese to try.

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