Marie Harel

Marie Harel (born Marie Catherine Fontaine; Apryle 28, 1761[1] – November 9, 1844) wis a French cheesemakker, wha, accordin tae local leegend, inventit Camembert cheese, alang wi Abbot Charles-Jean Bonvoust.[2]

Marie Harel
This girl Marie Harel invented Camembert cheese following advice of priest come to this region from Brie.jpg
Dee'd9 November 1844(1844-11-09) (aged 83)
Vimoutiers (Orne)
Naitionality Fraunce
Kent forInvention o Camembert Cheese


  1. "Marie Harel's 256th Birthday". (in Inglis). Retrieved 28 Apryle 2017.
  2. Kilpatrick, Ryan (28 Apryle 2017). "Google Doodle Celebrates Inventor of Camembert Marie Harel". Time. Retrieved 28 Apryle 2017.