Chaumes cheese

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Chaumes cheese

Chaumes is a mild, soft cows’ milk cheese, made by traditional cheese-making processes by Le Cremier Fromage Cremeux in Perigord, which is located in the Dordogne.

The cheese has a golden washed rind and a creamy, solid texture. It is based upon traditional Trappist-style cheeses and the rind appears after several washings, along with brushing with some ferments. It takes 4 weeks to mature and comes in a round wooden box.

A small wersion, weighing just 200g, is also produced and is called Le Petit Chaumes.

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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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