Dairy Processor News

Sartori Auctions Limited-edition Cheese on eBay

November 22, 2011
/ Print / Reprints /
ShareMore
/ Text Size+
Cheese wheel

Sartori Co., Plymouth, Wis., has released its limited-edition Cognac BellaVitano cheese for the holiday season. A 20-pound wheel was put up for auction on eBay on Nov. 21, and another auction will begin Nov. 26. Each auction runs for 10 days, and the proceeds will be donated to local food banks.

The remaining wheels are to be sold by specialty retailers at a suggested retail price of $75 per pound. A limited supply of 4-ounce wedges are available from the company website, www.sartoricheese.com.

Cognac BellaVitano is an extension of the company’s award-winning line of BellaVitano cheese varieties. BellaVitano is said to be a unique, creamy, fruity cheese that finishes with a sweet, tangy bite. Sartori master cheesemakers soak and hand rub the rind of BellaVitano Gold with unique spices like hand-crushed black peppercorn and roasted espresso beans, and liquids like aged European balsamic vinegar and merlot wine.

The cheese matures for at least 18 months. After the aging process, it is submerged in a premium cognac until master cheesemakers believe it is just right. Each finished wheel is signed and numbered by master cheesemaker Mike Matucheski. 

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Dairy Foods Magazine. 
You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

Agropur, Natrel Division USA, St. Paul, Minn.

 At its Natrel Division plant in St. Paul, Minn, Agropur makes rBST-free white and flavored milk, heavy whipping cream, half n half, buttermilk, organic milk, nutritional drinks and shakes and sport drinks. Nondairy beverages (soy, rice, coconut, and almond) coffee creamers, broth and sauces. 

BehindtheScenes

This photo gallery contains additional, unpublished photos of dairy processing facilities featured in Dairy Foods magazine. To view more Behind the Scenes galleries go to our archives page!

9/23/14 2:00 pm EDT

Milk/Flavored Milk and Non-Dairy Beverages: Opportunities in the Beverage Segment

This free webinar will cover methods and ingredients available to increase protein levels, processing issues related to high-protein beverages, future ingredients and opportunities for protein fortification, adding value to milk and beverages, niche markets for high-protein milk and beverages and case studies of Core Power and Fairlife.

Training

Do you know what you’re doing?
View Results Poll Archive

Dairy Foods Magazine

august 2014 df cover

2014 August

Smith Brothers Farms is Plant of the Year; Plus we feature our annual Dairy 100 processors.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

THE DAIRY FOODS STORE

tharp-and-young-on-icecream.gif
Tharp & Young on Ice Cream: An Encyclopedic Guide to Ice Cream Science and Technology

An at once an all-inclusive guide to the meaning of hundreds of technical terms and ideas needed for ice cream manufacturing, as well as a practical introduction to the ingredients, freezing methods, flavoring, and packaging of ice cream, sherbet, sorbet, gelato, frozen yogurts, novelties and many other kinds of frozen desserts.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

Dairy Foods Buyers Guide

cover df july 2013Resource for buyers in the dairy processing industry to find information on the leading suppliers and manufacturers.

Find Ingredients, Equipment, Distribution, R&D and More.

Start Your Search Today.

STAY CONNECTED

Facebook logo 40px 2-12-13 Twitter logo 40px 2-12-13  YouTube logo 40px 2-12-13  LinkedIn logo 40px 2-12-13google plus