loves his Wensleydale, and it's safe to say that
the Wensleydale Creamery loves Wallace, and Gromit,
Nick Park for having put their fabulous cheese in the
To celebrate the arrival of "Were-Rabbit"
put together a scrummy selection of flavoured cheeses
and peripherals. They were available in bigger supermarkets
here in the UK, or they coul be purchased via mail order,
from the company...
"Crackers about Cheese" gift pack
This handsome gift set featured a 200g Waxed Cheese
Truckle, a packet of Cocktail Oatcakes, and best of
a jar of Wallace's "Middle Age Spread". Basically,
caramelised onion chutney. Spread it on your toast,
with Wensleydale, and tuck in to the tastiest cheese
slice this side of West Wallaby Street...
Miniature Waxed Cheese selection
There were three 100g cheeses included in this pack.
They were flavoured for kids, but frankly, us adults
could enjoy 'em just as much. They had great labels
Wensleydale with Carrot & Orange (orange
Red Leicester with Leek (white wax)
Cheddar with Cherrybell Peppers
& Sundried Tomatoes (red wax)
Vegetable Plot layered cheese
This was different. It was a colourful cheese slice,
like a slice
of birthday cake, weighing 140g. The layers being comprised
of the three cheeses from the gift pack, above. In other
words: Wensleydale with Carrot & Orange, Red Leicester
with Leek, and Cheddar with Cherrybell Peppers & Sundried
Tomatoes. It's also interesting to note that this product
took its name from the original title of the film. Way
back in 2002,
the movie was being billed as "The Great
200g + 500g Wensleydale cheese truckles
What more can one add? - If you hankered for cheese
these two truckles fit the bill perfectly. The 200g
was presented in a red wax coat, whilst the 500g version
was in cheesey white...
Sadly, most of the range has now been dropped by the
manufacturers, but you can still get your paws on those
last two truckles, direct from the Wensleydale Creamery.
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