Nut pesto

This quick-to-prepare pesto makes the ideal pairing for your cheese plate. The sweet notes contrast perfectly with mild and aromatic cheeses. Drizzle the pesto after use with walnut oil and make sure to store it in a sealed container in a cool place, to ensure freshness.

  • 25 g chopped hazelnuts, walnuts, almonds, sunflower seeds and flaxseed
  • 1 tablespoon icing sugar
  • 60 g walnut oil
  • 25 g powdered hazelnuts
  • 1 pinch sea salt
  • 100 g KALTBACH Creamy & Tasty
  • 100 g KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOP
  • 100 g KALTBACH Extra Tasty
  • 100 g KALTBACH Emmentaler AOP
  • Roast the chopped hazelnuts, walnuts, almonds, sunflower seeds and flaxseed in a non-sticky pan until the nut mixture turns golden brown. Lightly dust the nuts with icing sugar and leave it to caramelise.
  • Put the nuts and oil into a large bowl and puree the mixture. Add the powdered hazelnuts and season the pesto with salt to taste. Serve the pesto with a cheese plate.
  • Preparation time: Approx. 10 minutes (serves 4).



After 9 months of refining in our cave, KALTBACH Emmentaler AOP develops its unique black rind and the so-called „tears of joy“ – an unmistakable sign of superior quality. With its characteristic holes, soft texture and nutty flavour, KALTBACH Emmentaler AOP is a classic Swiss cheese that goes perfectly with a light white wine.

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Nutrition Facts

per 100 g

Calories 3044 kJ / 730 kcal
Protein 31.1 g
Fat 63.7 g
Carbohydrate 7.3 g

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KALTBACH cheese stand for an inimitable cheese experience.

Only the best cheeses are will be ages in our cave until perfection. For the cheese to develop its distinctive unique taste, it needs time, an appropriate climate and attentive care. This is the only way of ensuring a flavour that deserves the KALTBACH label.


We are incredibly proud of our premium cheeses, including the classic KALTBACH Le Gruyère AOP and KALTBACH Emmentaler AOP; as well as unique creations, such as KALTBACH Extra Tasty; KALTBACH Creamy & Tasty; our seasonal products KALTBACH Raclette and KALTBACH Fondue.

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