El Gigante de Guara cheese

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El Gigante de Guara cheese

El Gigante de Guara is a hard, artisan, unpasteurised ewes' milk cheese is produced by Capricho de Guara which is in the natural park of Las Almunias de Rodellar in the Huesca province of Aragón. It is matured for 15 months.

The cheese has a brown, hard, rough rind and a creamy white, compact interior with a few sporadic holes. The flavour is slighty acidic, but pure and fresh which becomes nuttier with age. It is of medium to strong strength with an aftertaste which becomes more intense with maturation.

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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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