- This cheese is produced in the French region of Nord-Pas de Calais where it is thought that Louis XIV and the Dauphin visited and admired the local cheese. It is further thought that the inhabitants of the region to adjust both its name and the shape in honour of the Dauphin.
- Semi-soft, rind washed
Aroma and taste
- Yeasty aroma and spicy flavour.
Strength and texture
- Medium. Matured for 3-4 months. Firm, but tender texture.
Shape, weight and size
- Dolphin shaped, but somestimes produced in blocks or croissant shaped.
Calories in different varieties and various types of cheeses
The number of calories in various types of cheese is very similar when you compare your cheese to a similar types of cheese.
For example, almost cheeses that are similar to Cheddar cheese have around 400 calories per 100g
If the Dauphin cheese is not listed below, select a similar type of cheese from the list below to get a rough idea for the number of calories in Dauphin cheese.
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|Cheese type||Calories per 100g|
|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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