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Kirkland Brand Blue cheese- source?

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zinfanatic Jan 27, 2012 01:17 PM

Most of the remaining cheese that was branded now is KIrkland brand. As an Example today I saw the Kirkland Brand blue cheese that came in similar package as Point Reyes cheese . This cheese was branded Kirkland and said on the label "made in an Artisan style" in America. The point Reyes sold for $9.99 and this cheese sold for $4.49. Does anyone know the source of this cheese?

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    Fitnesschefsusie Feb 6, 2012 09:05 AM

    I have been purchasing the Point Reyes cheese for some time. I decided to buy the Kirkland blue cheese. It is not very good. It does not crumble well and is very waxy and sour. I am not purchasing it again.

    1. wolfe Feb 1, 2012 11:53 AM

      The package says made in Wisconsin. II would not appear to be Point Reyes Blue.

      1. Robert Lauriston Jan 27, 2012 01:35 PM

        If the cheese seems the same it might be the same. Private-label products often cost less than half what the brand-name versions cost. http://pointreyescheese.com/

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