Rogue Creamery Caveman Blue (Oregon, 7 oz.)

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Burly and aggressive, this Oregonian blue may remind you of clas

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Fudgey, earthy and surprisingly supple, this cheese hails from one of the world’s premiere blue cheese producers.  - Martin Johnson, Cheesemonger


Farm Notes:

A favorite of cheesemongers and connoisseurs, organic Caveman Blue is a favorite choice for a cheese platter. A natural rind allows this cheese to release moisture while cave-aging, developing a fudgy, creamy texture with earthy notes of shitake mushroom, sweet golden beets, brown butter, and moderate “blue” flavor.

What’s the Story Behind the Caveman?

Pulling inspiration from Southern Oregon’s extensive cave systems as well as the occasional Bigfoot sighting, Grants Pass and Josephine County in Southern Oregon have long considered the Caveman to be something of a regional mascot. The particular Caveman character on our label was adapted from a logo used by the original Rogue Gold brand, a company in Grants Pass, OR that produced butter and other dairy products up until 2002.