Edam 40% is a semi-hard cheese that originates in the Netherlands. It is produced from partially skimmed pasteurized cow’s milk and its manufacture includes heating, whey separation, and curd formulation. Similar to other semi-hard cheeses, Edam also undergoes the process of salt-brining. Edam is one of the most popular cheeses in the world, it is available in many various types, with different fat content (most popular are 30%, 40%, 45%) or shapes.
Edam cheese develops taste throughout aging. With time, the cheese becomes drier and saltier. Edam also has a shorter texture than Gouda cheese and higher protein content than cheddar. The final product is flexible throughout the mass with soft flesh.
Oval round holes are the size of rice to pea. The taste of Edam is mild, delicate, clean, and slightly nutty. Edam’s taste grows stronger with maturing.
The product provided by Foodcom does not contain and has not been produced from genetically modified organisms.
Alternative names: edam 40, edam 40% fdm, edam 40 fat dry matter, edam cheese.
The shelf life of Edam 40% is about 3-12 months. The product should be stored at a temperature between 2 °C and 10 °C.
Foodcom supplies its Business Partners with Edam 40% in 3 kg blocks and euroblocks.
Edam cheese is suitable for direct consumption as a table snack or on-the-go product. It is also widely used for cooking and as an ingredient in pizza toppings. It is also suitable for grating, shredding, and slicing. Edam is found in cheese products where high protein and low-fat content is desired.
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