Geographical area: Thessaly, Western and Central Macedonia.
Evidence: This well-esteemed cheese had been produced for many decades. It is produced using traditional technology and ripened in installations within the defined geographical area.
Method of production: The milk is coagulated at 28-32 degrees over about 50 minutes. The curd is broken up left to settle in the vat for 30 minutes , stirred and reheated to 45 degrees. It is then taken out and placed in cheesecloths for draining. The following day it is cut into slabs and surface salted. After 5 days it is placed in metal containers containing brine of 10-12% salt and left to ripen for not less than 3 months.
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|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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