Smoked cheese is a variety of cheese, which is prepared by smoke-curing. Cold-smoking and hot-smoking methods are used for smoke curing. Smoked cheese is of two types: naturally smoked cheese and processed smoked cheese. Smoking of cheese imparts an additional flavor to the product, which makes it different from other cheese types available in the market. Commercially available smoked cheese varieties include smoked cheddar, apple cheddar, smoked mozzarella, rauchkase, and smoked gouda.
The major players in the Smoked Cheese Market
- Leprino Foods Company, Inc. (U.S.)
- Carr Valley Cheese Company, Inc. (U.S.)
- Dewlay Cheesemakers Ltd. (U.K.)
- Hilmar Cheese Company, Inc. (U.S.)
- Lioni Latticini, Inc. (U.S.)
- Ludlow Food Centre Ltd. (U.K.)
- Gilman Cheese Corporation (U.S.)
Smoked cheese is a type of cheese, which is achieved by the smoke-curing process. A yellowish-brown outer layer is achieved to the end product as a result of curing process owing to a smoky-grilled flavor. Wide product range from bakery and dairy industry, including pizza toppings and others has gained popularity among the consumers.
Smoked Cheese is segmented on the basis of source, which includes, naturally smoked cheese and processed smoked cheese. The processed smoked cheese is dominating the market in this segment. The demand for processed smoked cheese is expected to grow substantially owing to smoky-grilled taste and higher shelf life over the forecasted period. However, naturally smoked cheese is experiencing a high demand from consumers and is expected to grow during the forecasted period.
On the basis of product type, the smoked cheese is segmented in smoked mozzarella, soft cheese, smoked cheddar, fresh cheese brie, liquid smoked cheese and others. Among all the product types, the smoked mozzarella is dominating the market because of its high usage in pizza toppings and other bakery products. However, the smoked cheddar cheese is expected to experience a high demand owing to increasing consumption of convenience food in growing countries.
On the basis of the distribution channel, the smoked cheese is segmented such as store-based and non-store based distribution channel. However, store-based distribution channel is dominating the market based on one-stop experience in shopping.
The global smoked cheese market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and rest of the world (RoW). In the global smoked cheese market, Europe is dominating among all the regions followed by North America. Increasing consumption of processed food and application of smoked cheese in food dressing is driving the smoked cheese market in Europe. The U.S. holds a major share of smoked cheese products in Europe region.
Complete Report Details @ https://www.marketresearchfuture.com/reports/smoked-cheese-market-4661
About Market Research Future:
At Market Research Future (MRFR), we enable our customers to unravel the complexity of various industries through our Cooked Research Report (CRR), Half-Cooked Research Reports (HCRR), Raw Research Reports (3R), Continuous-Feed Research (CFR), and Market Research & Consulting Services.
MRFR team have supreme objective to provide the optimum quality market research and intelligence services to our clients. Our market research studies by products, services, technologies, applications, end users, and market players for global, regional, and country level market segments, enable our clients to see more, know more, and do more, which help to answer all their most important questions.