Black Crowdie 110g (Gruth Dhu) (image 1)
Black Crowdie 110g (Gruth Dhu) (image 1)

Black Crowdie 110g (Gruth Dhu)


Finest highland cheese hand rolled in Scottish pinhead Oatmeal and crushed Black Peppercorns. Its rich indulgant in taste and texture, with a kick from black pepper. Great size for picnics! Dont want it spicy with pepper? Choose Caboc, also available in 110g and in larger size here!

Product Code: 5014329000097

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Cows' Milk
Cows Milk Cheese
Suitable for Vegetarians
Pasteurised Cheese
Pasteurised Cheese
Lead Time upto 7 days
Dispatched within 7 Days
Arrives on Thursday
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About Black Crowdie Cheese ...

Product Origin;



Retail pack

Weight/Size Guide;


Care Details;

Keep chilled; remove from fridge 30 minutes before use to enjoy at its best



Best Before;

7 days from Receipt

Drink with;

Enjoy with Sparkling Wine or Champagne

Partner with;

our Cheese Partners here, including Walnuts, Apples or a try with a drizzle of Honey

Returns policy;

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Based on Caboc, which is the oldest cheese originating from Scotland, records of it can be dated back to the 15th century Highlands. It is said that the cheese was first created by Mariota de Ile, of the MacDonald Clan. At the age of twelve she fled Scotland for Ireland, as it seemed that the Campbell Clan was intending to kidnap her and force her into marriage. While in Ireland she learned of their cheese making method, upon her return she created her version of it. This came to be known as Caboc. Since that day, the recipe has been passed on between generations of the family, and only along the females.

There is also a legend surrounding the use of oats on the outside of Caboc. It is believed that a herder was carrying his cheese in a container where he stored oat cakes during the day. The leftover crumbs became attached to the cheese roll. From that day the popularity of this method grew until it became the standard way. The intoduction of Black Pepper is a more recent addition, and very popular!

We want you to be completely satisfied with our goods. However, despite our best efforts, things do go wrong, parcels do go astray, or perhaps its not the right colour. Regardless, we want to make sure we put them right as quickly as possible. So to return goods, we need to give you a Return Merchandise Authorisation (RMA); please dont send anything back without contacting us, and obtaining an RMA.

To Return Goods, and get a RMA

If you want to return goods to us ...

  1. please log in to your account
  2. under Orders, select the Previous Orders tab.
  3. from there, select the relevant order number
  4. click on the RMA link, which is towards the right hand side
  5. Please provide as much information as possible as to why the product/s are unstaisfactory
  6. await our reply (if we havent replied within 48 hours, please call to ensure we have received your request)

Refunds ... The Cheese and Wine Shop of Wellington offers a full refund on all goods that you may be dissatisfied with (this includes Sale items). Customers who send back unwanted goods that are not damaged will receive the value of the item purchased less the delivery costs.
Unsuitable or defective items may be returned for refund or exchange providing they are received within 7 working days of the original delivery date in brand new, unused condition, in the original undamaged packaging (with labels intact, including hygiene strips)

Please ensure that your return is accompanied by a note stating your name, address, email address, contact telephone number, order number, RMA and the reason for the return and what refund/exchange you require. (As agreed in the RMA)
We will consider the overall condition of the product being returned when making a refund. As soon as we receive your goods we will process your request for a replacement item or refund. We will notify you via email as soon as your request has been processed.
You will need to pay the cost of returning goods to us, unless the goods are defective in which case you will receive a full refund including your postage and packaging costs. Proof of return and postage will be required should an item be lost in transit. Neither refunds nor replacements can be made until such proof is provided. We strongly suggest you get a Certificate of Posting from the Post Office when you send an item back.

All refunds are applied to the credit/debit card used to make the original purchase unless otherwise notified. Refunds will be furnished within 30 days of the agreement to refund.
If you have requested a refund, or replacements of a lower value than the returned goods, a refund will be credited back to the card used to pay for the original order. We will let you know as soon as the refund has been processed.

If you have requested replacements of a higher value, you will need to contact us to make the additional payment.
Sending Goods back..

Once you have a return number from us, and you need to return the goods ... please enclose your order number and ensure all items are well packaged to prevent damage. We recommend using a tracked service to ensure they reach us.

Please send them to;

The Cheese and Wine Shop of Wellington
Returns Department
11 South Street, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 8NR
Once the goods are received, we will issue the appropriate replacement or refund as detailed above; please allow upto 21 working days for this process.

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