Hushållsost (household cheese) is a semi-hard, Swedish, cows'-milk cheese, which dates back to the 19th century. It is closely related to Port-Salut.
The cheese has small granular holes, and is available with a 45% fat content or with a 17% fat content. It is produced in cylinders weighing one to two kilograms each, which are today wrapped in plastic film before being matured for around 60 days. The flavour is described as mild yet somewhat sour.
Hushållsost has Garanterat Traditionell Specialitet (GTS) Status.
Calories in different varieties and various types of cheeses
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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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