Der scharfe Maxx

The bold cheese from Switzerland

A multifaceted personality – that’s "Der scharfe Maxx". Reticence? A foreign concept for this cheese – he wants your full attention. Surrender to him. The flavors have much to tell you. With his meltingly smooth texture and extra-tangy, unique flavor, "Der scharfe Maxx" will show your palate its mettle. Sense his fine nuances and experience his mercurial character. Experience how it dissipates quite discreetly on your tongue. No matter what’s on the table, "Der scharfe Maxx" is sure to be the star of the show. Tenderly melty, rebellious, and yet harmonious.


"Der scharfe Maxx" portion. Semi-soft cheese made with raw milk. Already pre-packed in portions for an easy shopping.


"Der scharfe Maxx" in slices. Semi-soft cheese made with raw milk in practical slices. Portioned in 150 g packages. Available in your fridge shelf.


"Der scharfe Maxx" in slices. Semi-soft cheese made with raw milk in practical slices. Portioned in 150 g packages. Available in your fridge shelf.

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Detailed information

Ingredients: Milk (cow’s milk)
Cooking salt
Lactic acid bacterial cultures

Extra tangy and smoothly melty

Nutritional values

Average nutritional values per 100 g:

Energy kJ/kcal: 1840/440
Fat (g): 39,0
Amount of fat comprised of saturated fat (g): 23,0
Carbohydrates (g): <0,1
Amount of carbohydrates comprised of sugar (g): 0
Protein (g): 23,0
Salt (g): 1,80

Allergy information

Naturally gluten free

Lactose free
Nutritional information

Suitable for vegetarians
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Other products

Maxx 365

Longer, stronger, delicious – after five months, our master cheese makers pick out a few of the best wheels of "Der scharfe Maxx" and cultivate them further with plenty of finesse. For up to 365 days. That’s precisely how "Maxx 365" gathers his strength and experience for long, convivial evenings. Every single maturing crystal has its own story to tell. Make yourself a mojito, close your eyes, and enjoy the first bite.

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tasty recipes

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Recipe - Maxx Deluxe (Cheese Candies)

Maxx Deluxe

Fancy a candy with your coffee? This one goes even better with a good glass of wine or a cocktail. The cheese candy featuring "Der scharfe Maxx" is an especially refined delicacy.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Recipe - Big Maxx (Jamaica Burger)

Big Maxx

The Jamaica burger with "Der scharfe Maxx". Tastes best when eaten while basking in the sun to a rich reggae beat.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Recipe - Señor Maxx (Quesadillas with Pineapple Strawberry Salsa)

Señor Maxx

Tangy flatbreads meet "Der scharfe Maxx": Here, the unmistakable taste of Mexico gets its own twist. ¡Muy bien!

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Recipe - Maxx and Hopp (Cheese Soup Shot)

Maxx and Hopp

Shoots straight through your taste buds. The cheese soup shot featuring "Der scharfe Maxx". A popular addition to any party or as an amuse-gueule before the main meal.

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exciting pairings

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Mango Pepper Maxx

Mango Pepper Maxx

Things are getting spicy: with "Der scharfe Maxx" with fresh mango and a bit of black pepper. An exotic adventure!

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Meringue Maxx

Meringue Maxx

The marriage of spicy and sweet: "Der scharfe Maxx" with fresh meringue. All in white.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Litchi Roasted Onion Maxx

Litchi Roasted Onion Maxx

A mix of saucy and fresh: "Der scharfe Maxx" with 1/2 litchi and spicy roasted onions. A hotdog for the advanced.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Warm dark chocolate with fresh mandarin oranges

Warm dark chocolate with fresh mandarin oranges

Sweet dipping station: Enjoy "Der scharfe Maxx" cubed and dipped in melted dark chocolate and eaten with fresh mandarin oranges.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Strawberry Balsamic Vinegar Maxx

Strawberry Balsamic Vinegar Maxx

Cheese carpaccio in the Lake Constance style: "Der scharfe Maxx" cut in thin slices and topped with balsamic vinegar and fresh strawberries.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Popcorn Maxx

Popcorn Maxx

The perfect companion for an evening in your home theater: "Der scharfe Maxx" with popcorn. An exciting mix!

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Cranberry Juice Maxx

Cranberry Juice Maxx

Why restrict yourself to red wine with cheese? "Der scharfe Maxx" also tastes delectable with a glass of cranberry juice. Vintage: Doesn’t matter.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Lemon Curd Maxx

Lemon Curd Maxx

The double smooth and melty taste duo: "Maxx extra" with fine lemon curd.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Licorice Maxx

Licorice Maxx

Popular from the time of the old Vikings: "Maxx extra" with licorice. The spicy Nordic combo.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Wasabi Cranberry Maxx

Wasabi Cranberry Maxx

The tangiest trail mix in the world: "Maxx extra" with wasabi nuts and dried cranberries.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Nacho Pineapple Maxx

Nacho Pineapple Maxx

Tex-Mex from the Swiss Caribbean: "Maxx extra" with nachos and fresh pineapples. Heat the cheese slightly.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Almond Maxx

Almond Maxx

A tangy-sweet roller coaster ride: "Maxx extra" with caramelized almonds. The carnival attraction of Lake Constance.

DER SCHARFE MAXX - Pairing - Mojito Maxx

Mojito Maxx

The tangiest cocktail party of all time: "Maxx extra" with an exquisite mojito. Tangy on the rocks!

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About us

From a company of repute

Käserei Studer is located on Lake Constance, a place of tradition and inspiration. Here, master cheese makers have been pushing the boundaries of their craft since time immemorial. Experience going back 150 years has brought unique specialties to life in the realm of the Swiss Alps. First and foremost, "Der scharfe Maxx".

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