Blacksticks Blue cheese

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Blacksticks Blue cheese

Blacksticks Blue is an artisan, softish, blue, pasteurised cows’ milk cheese produced by Butler’s Speciality Cheeses, at Wilson Fields Farm in Inglewhite near Preston.

The cheese is similar to Blacksticks White, but stronger and amber coloured instead of white. It has a creamy and smooth texture and a tangy flavour.

To produce the cheese, curds are hand cut, stirred and then poured into moulds before resting, allowing the cheeses adequate time to drain naturally. This results in the characteristic soft texture that Blacksticks is known for. Each cheese is then pierced and carefully hand wrapped prior to being nurtured and turned for eight weeks whilst it matures to its optimum taste and texture.

Calories in different varieties and various types of cheeses

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For example, almost cheeses that are similar to Cheddar cheese have around 400 calories per 100g

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Cheese type Calories per 100g
American cheese 371
Blue cheese 353
Camembert cheese 299
Cheddar cheese 402
Cottage cheese 98
Edam cheese 357
Farmer's cheese 98
Feta cheese 264
Fontina cheese 389
Goat cheese 364
Gouda cheese 356
Gruyere cheese 413
Mozzarella cheese 280
Parmesan cheese 431
Pimento cheese 375
Provolone cheese 352
Queso blanco cheese 310
Ricotta cheese 174
Roquefort cheese 369
Swiss cheese 380

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