Unique in Canada: ERU Gouda Spreadable Cheese

Unique in Canada: ERU Gouda Spreadable Cheese

We all know the classic Dutch Gouda cheese. It's incredibly popular in the Netherlands and also in Canada. Gouda cheese is often creamy and full of flavor, available in many different varieties. From mild Gouda to Gouda with cumin (the most popular), smoked Gouda, and many other options. However, one of the most delightful options is Gouda Spreadable Cheese.

What is ERU Gouda Spreadable Cheese?

ERU Gouda Spreadable Cheese is a deliciously creamy Gouda spread, full of rich flavor. We offer three different types of ERU Spreadable cheeses:
- Gouda Spreadable Cheese: A classic creamy spread made from the finest Gouda cheeses. Perfect on a sandwich, cracker, or paired with cucumber!
- Gouda Spreadable Cheese Prestigeg: Made with aged Gouda. This prestigious aged Gouda is excellent on hot dogs, hamburgers, or nachos!
- Gouda Spreadable Cheese with Herbs: A delightful combination of Gouda cheese with fresh herbs.

Extra Inspiration for Gouda Spreadable Cheese

Classis Gouda Spreadable Cheese: 

  • Brioche Bread with Ham, Spinach, Creamy Cheese, and a Soft-Boiled Egg
    Make this soft, sweet brioche bread complete by topping it with ham, spinach, creamy cheese, and a soft-boiled egg. Perfect for a leisurely lunch with friends or family. Enjoy!
  • Kale Stamppot with Gouda Cheese and Smoked Sausage
    This classic kale stamppot is surprisingly delicious with the addition of Gouda cheese. The spreadable cheese gives your stamppot a full, creamy taste. Add 200g of Spreadable cheese to a stamppot for 4 people.
Gouda Spreadable Cheese Prestige:
  • Potato Croquettes with Extra Aged Cheese
    Snack time! Potato croquettes with extra aged cheese make the perfect snack. Easy but oh so tasty.
  • Classic Hamburger with Extra Aged Cheese
    Do you melt at the thought of a classic burger with ERU Prestige? Swap out your cheddar for delicious spreadable prestige cheese. Tip: Spread the prestige cheese over the hot hamburger.
  • Sauerkraut Stamppot with Bacon and Extra Aged Cheese
    Add a robust flavor to your sauerkraut stamppot with the addition of extra aged cheese. The salty taste of the bacon and cheese pairs wonderfully with the sauerkraut. Add 200g of spreadable cheese to a stamppot for 4 people.
Spreadable Cheese with Herbs:
  • Delicious on any sandwich or as a dip!

How to Store Gouda Spreadable Cheese

The spreadable cheese is best stored in a refrigerator between 2 - 7 degrees Celsius. It reaches its best taste after warming up a bit.

Interested in our spreadable cheese?

Buy it now! We ship it across North America. Although it's recommended to keep it refrigerated, it's no problem if it's out of the fridge for a few days during shipping. Just make sure to refrigerate it upon arrival to keep it in perfect condition!
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Everything you need to know!!

Frequently Asked Gouda Questions

What temperature should Gouda be stored at?

The optimal temperature range for Gouda cheese is between 1.7 and 7.2 degrees Celsius.

Can Gouda cheese be frozen?

You can freeze hard cheeses for up to 8 months. Make sure to thaw them on a piece of paper towel to absorb any moisture. However, we advise against freezing cheese as it can compromise the flavor.

Can you melt Gouda cheese?

Yes, you can melt Gouda cheese, and it is absolutely delicious!

Is Gouda good for pizza?

Yes, Gouda is good for pizza. Its rich, creamy texture and slightly sweet, nutty flavor make it a great choice for adding depth and a delicious taste to your pizza. It melts well, creating a smooth, gooey consistency that's perfect for a variety of pizza styles.

Is Gouda a hard or soft cheese?

Gouda is a semi-hard cheese. It has a firm texture that can become harder as it ages. Young Gouda is more pliable and creamy, while aged Gouda becomes harder and develops a more intense flavor.

How to enjoy your Gouda cheese?

Gouda cheese can be enjoyed in various ways and pairs well with a range of foods and beverages. Here are some suggestions:

  1. On its Own: Enjoy slices or cubes of Gouda as a snack.
  2. With Bread and Crackers: Pair Gouda with crusty bread or a variety of crackers.
  3. With Fruits: Complement Gouda with apples, pears, grapes, or figs.
  4. With Nuts: Almonds, walnuts, and pecans go well with Gouda.
  5. With Meats: Pair it with cured meats like prosciutto, salami, or ham.
  6. In Sandwiches and Burgers: Add Gouda to enhance the flavor of your sandwiches and burgers.
  7. In Cooking: Use Gouda in recipes such as mac and cheese, casseroles, or quiches.
  8. With Wine: Pair young Gouda with white wines like Chardonnay or Sauvignon Blanc, and aged Gouda with red wines like Cabernet Sauvignon or Merlot.
  9. With Beer: Gouda also pairs nicely with beer, particularly Belgian ales and dark lagers.

These pairings highlight Gouda's versatility and enhance its creamy, nutty flavor.

Spreadable Gouda Cheese

Gouda spreadable cheese is incredibly popular in our store, and we're excited to share it with you! Check out our selection of spreadable cheeses here.