Kentish Blue cheese

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Kentish Blue cheese
Kentish Blue cheese

Kentish Blue is an unpasteurised blue cheese, handmade by Steve and Karen Reynolds on their family run dairy farm just outside Staplehurst, in the heart of the Kent countryside.

The milk is only from their own farm assured, closed herd of Holstein Friesian cows to produce the cheese. The milk travels a mere 20 metres from the milking parlour to the purpose built cheese dairy, and as it is used immediately, there is no need for it to be cooled for storage or reheated before cheesemaking begins. The cheese is made in the traditional way, with vegetarian rennet, and turned regularly to allow even distribution of moisture and blue veining. It is pierced by hand to allow the blue to develop and then matured for around three months.

Cheese group

Milk type

Maturation priod

10 to 12 weeks


Kentish Blue cheese is available in fine food shops, delicatessens, and farm shops all over Kent, Sussex, and South East London. It is also served in many restaurants and pubs.


Steve & Karen Reynolds

Kingcott Cheese Ltd

Iden Manor Farm



TN12 0ES

Tel: 01580 892478

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
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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