Lightwood Chaser cheese

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Lightwood Chaser cheese

Based on the French cheese Chaource, Lightwood Chaser is a soft cheese with an elegant white rind. It is made with unpasteurised cows' milk and vegetarian rennet. Extra cream gives a smooth, light texture and a fresh dairy taste with a hint of Stilton cheese. Keep it a little longer to soften and develop a fuller, more powerful flavour.

It is produced by Lightwood of Lower Broadheath in Worcestershire and can be obtained directly from them. The cheese is not available in supermarkets, but they provide a list of retail suppliers.

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Cheese type Calories per 100g
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Camembert cheese 299
Cheddar cheese 402
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Farmer's cheese 98
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Fontina cheese 389
Goat cheese 364
Gouda cheese 356
Gruyere cheese 413
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