A kind of hard yellow Norwegian cheese with many holes and a mild, nutty flavor.
- All the Scandinavian food I've been craving - Jarlsberg cheese, open faced sandwiches with shrimp and salmon and waffles with jam - were abundant.
- A full wheel of Jarlsberg weighs about 20 lb, one tenth the weight of a wheel of Emmental.
- Take your pick of lite or regular Jarlsberg, available in slices, wedges, blocks and random weight pieces.
Named after the town of Jarlsberg, Norway.
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