Fromage des Monts de Lacaune cheese

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Fromage des Monts de Lacaune cheese

Fromage des Monts de Lacaune is a group of cheeses produced by Gilles, Jean-Luc and Monique Fabre of Laiterie Fabre Frères in Viane (Tarn) in the Midi-Pyrénées region of France. By collecting 3.6 million litres of milk per year, from 19 cattle farmers, the Fabre family produces 300 tons of cheese. The cheeses are as follows:

Monts de Lacaune tradition: Cows' milk cheese. Ten months to mature. Ivory-coloured interior with tasty flavours of nuts, dried fruit and nuts. A competitor for Comté cheese.

Monts de Lacaune brebis: Ewes' milk cheese. Six months to mature. Pressed, very soft on the palate. Accompany with a feast of red fruit preserves.

Monts de Lacaune chèvre-vache: Mixed milk cheese (goats' and cows'). Six months to mature. Pressed and melts in the mouth. The addition of goats' milk enhances the flavour. Accompany with preserves.

Monts de Lacaune: Semi-cooked, soft with a strong, honest flavour franc (36% fat in dry matter). Milk type unknown.

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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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