Dovedale Blue cheese

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Dovedale Blue cheese. Picture courtesy of Il Portale di Formaggio

Dovedale Blue is produced in the Peak District of England. It takes its name from a part of the River Dove on the Derbyshire and Staffordshire border known as Dovedale.

It is a full-fat semi-soft blue-veined cheese made from cows’ milk. Produced only in the village of Hartington in Derbyshire, it has a creamy texture and a relatively mild flavour for a blue cheese. Unusually for a British cheese, it is brine-dipped instead of being dry-salted. It has been granted Protected Designation of Origin by the EU.

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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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