Our Butters

Echiré is an AOP Charentes-Poitou butter which received the Prix d’Excellence Française in November 2015. Created in 2009, the Prix d’Excellence Française annually honours companies committed to promoting France throughout the world for their knowledge, creativity and their innovative nature.

What is an AOP Charentes-Poitou butter?

AOP Charentes-Poitou butter is exclusively produced with dairy cream from Charente, Charente-Maritime, Deux-Sèvres, Vienne and Vendée.
Thanks to the cream’s slow biological maturing phase, unique to AOP Charentes-Poitou butter, it asserts its own personality.

Our Echiré AOP butter, produced in wooden churns, possesses qualities which make it the king of puff pastry, croissants and cakes throughout the world.

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Our packs of butter

Our packs of unsalted Echiré AOP butter

100 g / 125 g / 250 g
Also available in lightly-salted

Our AOP Echiré butter is produced in wooden churns.
This authentic expertise gives the butter its unique flavour, as well as a light and soft texture which melts in the mouth.
This texture will enable to you to make puff pastries and cakes like a true chef!

You can also find out Echiré AOP lightly salted butter in all sizes (100g/125g and 250g) at your local dairy stockist.

Our “Mottes”

Our “mottes” of unsalted Echiré AOP butter

250g / 5kg
Also available in lightly salted

Our “mottes” of unsalted Echiré butter naturally possess an even, light yellow colour. Its light and soft texture which melts in the mouth has contributed to its global success; the best chefs in 29 different countries work with our butter. Using our AOP Echiré butter guarantees the success of your pastries and cakes.

Our “mottes” of unsalted and lightly-salted butter your local dairy stockist in 250g size.

Our Recharges

Our “recharges” of Echiré AOP unsalted butter

20g / 30g / 50g
Also available in lightly salted

Our Echiré butter is produced in wooden churns and offers a light and soft texture which melts in the mouth. Its taste will surprise you and enhance your dishes with its unique flavour, renowned for its quality by some of the greats.

Our recharges of unsalted and lightly salted butter are available in 50g and in set of 20g or 30g from your local dairy stockist.

For even more pleasure, discover our box sets of 20 “recharges” of salted or lightly salted Echiré butter. These box sets are available with “recharges” of 20g or 30g from your local dairy stockist.

Seaweed “recharges”

You can also enjoy our seaweed butters, specially made for Easter and Christmas, as well as our box sets of 20 “recharges” in either 20g or 30g.

Our “recharges” are perfectly accompanied by our Limoges porcelain butter dishes, on sale throughout the year.

Contact us for more information.

Find our butter in our two stores:

In Celles-sur Belle: 1 avenue de Niort 79370 CELLES SUR BELLE
Open on Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:15 to 12:30 and 14:00 to 18:00, Thursday and Friday from 9:15 to 12:30 and 14:00 to 18:30. Also open on Saturday from 9:15 to 12:30.
In Echiré: 76 place de l’Église, 79410 ÉCHIRE
Open on Wednesday and Thursday from 9 to 12:30 and 14:00 to 18:00, as well as Saturday morning from 9:00 to 12:30.

Come and discover the Maison des Fromages de Chèvre (1 avenue de Niort, 79370 Celles-sur-Belle), a fun space where you can learn even more about the history and development of dairy production with goat milk in Poitou-Charentes. You can also see the production methods of our cheeses and our farming practices, as well as learning about the different breeds of goat.
DDiscovery workshops for children are available all year round. More information is available on our website:maisondesfromagesdechevre.fr