Fromage du pénitent cheese

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Fromage du pénitent cheese

Name : Fromage du pénitent

Milk type : Pasteurised cows’ milk

Département : Jura

Region : Franche-Comté

Cheese type : Soft, bloomy white rind

Shape : Square

Weight : 180g

Length: 8cm

Width: 8cm

Height: 3cm

FDM (Fat to dry matter): 50%

Produced at the l'Ecole d'industrie laitière de Poligny. Matures for 2-3 weeks in caves.

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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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