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According to legend, the battle of Poitiers would have actually taken place in Touraine. Women prisoners Saracens have taught the inhabitants of the plains to Sainte-Maure, raising goats and making cheese

After stripping, a long straw, long straw is inserted into his heart, to strengthen the splint relatively fragile. After maturing, its rind is covered with surface mold. The cheese is firm and nutty flavor is supported.