Spring Grove’s Troegs Independent Brewing, The Giant Company and Caputo Brothers Creamery have joined forces for another beer cheese project.
following previous collaborations on Troegenator Beer Cheese and Perpetual Beer Cheese, the three companies have come together once again for Mad Elf Beer Cheese. Inspired by the popular seasonal Mad Elf beer brewed at Troegs each year for the holiday season, the cheese is described by the creators as “a creamy, salty and sweet cheese with hints of cinnamon, chocolate, coffee. and honey ”.
The cheese is an all-Pennsylvania product, which includes hints of cinnamon, nutmeg and cloves from Calicutts Spice Co. in Hershey, as well as natural cocoa and Hershey’s espresso from Little Amps Coffee Roasters in Hershey. . The milk used to make Mad Elf Beer Cheese comes entirely from Pennsylvania dairy farms.
“This cheese connects so many different manufacturers in Pennsylvania,” says John Trogner, master brewer and co-founder of Troegs Independent Brewing, in a press release. “Brewers, cheese makers, coffee roasters, a spice company. And it helps farmers find sustainable ways to survive and thrive. On top of all that, it’s really very good.
Mad Elf Beer Cheese is available while supplies last at 185 Giant, Martin’s and Giant Heirloom Market stores, as well as Giant and Martin’s Direct online grocery stores. It is also available for delivery to Caputo Brothers Creamery Website, or you can also buy some of the cheese at the Troegs Brewery in the Township of Derry.