Formaggio salato cheese
Formaggio salato is a hard, unpressed, cows' milk cheese produced in Carnia in the Italian province of Carnia. It is markedly salty as it is kept in brine for 2-4 months. It has a distinctive aroma and intense flavour, is white to pale yellow in colour and has holes of various sizes. The rind is smooth or slightly wrinkled and elastic, and darker in colour than the interior. The shape is cylindrical, with a weight of between 5.5 and 6.5 kg, diameter of 35-50 cm and a height of 8-12 cm.
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
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|Cheese type||Calories per 100g|
|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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