Answers to some common questions about Boursin
Canada's Food Guide recommends eating 2 servings of dairy products per day for children 2 to 9 years of age and for adults 19 to 50 years of age, 3 to 4 servings for children 10 to 18 years of age, and 3 servings for adults 51 years and older.
Our cheeses are made exclusively from pasteurized milk and are treated at high temperature. They are all manufactured under very strict hygienic conditions and can be consumed by pregnant women. Samples are sent daily to an independent laboratory. Therefore, you can rest assured that they are free of any harmful bacteria.
Boursin Garlic & Fine Herbs, Bouquet of Basil & Chive, Cranberry & Pepper, Shallot & Chive, Pepper, Apple and Maple, Fig & Balsamic have been made with pride in Quebec since 2011.
Boursin portions are made in France, like Boursin Garlic & Herbs - Large (250 g). The Boursin trio (3 x 80 g) is also made in France.
Boursin cheese is made using a low-temperature process that combines curds and other ingredients (herbs and spices). This original process preserves the properties and freshness of the ingredients and gives Boursin cheese the taste and texture that make it a unique product on the market.
The Bel Group does not use, and has never used, any GMOs in the production of its products.
All Boursin cheese flavours are gluten-free.
Boursin Garlic & Fine Herbs does not contain potassium sorbate. Boursin Shallot & Chive, Pepper, Cranberry & Pepper, Apple & Maple and Fig & Balsamic contain potassium sorbate.
Yes. Boursin products should be stored in the refrigerator between 1 °C and 4 °C to keep them fresh.
Yes. All Boursin packaging is recyclable, the cardboard box and the aluminum wrapper.
All Canadian-made 150-gram size Boursin® cheeses are made in a nut-free facility.
Boursin® products imported from France, such as the Boursin® Portions, Gourmet Trio (3 x 80 grams), and the 250-gram size Garlic & Fine Herbs will include the “May contain nuts” warning, as they are made in a facility that also processes nuts, which can lead to cross-contamination. On rare occasions, the 150-gram Garlic & Fine Herbs Boursin® may be imported from France, and, in this instance will include the warning “May contain nuts” in its list of ingredients.
**Always check the ingredient list if you suffer from allergies**