Lincolnshire Poacher cheese

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Lincolnshire Poacher cheese

Produced by Simon and Tim Jones on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds, Lincolnshire Poacher is an award-winning, artisan, unpasteurised, Holstein cows’ milk cheese.

The hard cheese has a cylindrical shape and a granite-like rind. It is matured for 14 -16 months and has plenty of flavour. It is also available as ‘Vintage’ (matured for 18 to 22 months) and ‘Smoked’ (over oak chips for 24 hours).

Another notable cheese, related to Lincolnshire poacher is Cambridge Gumburner cheese. The Cambridge Cheese Company bring Lincolnshire Poacher over the border into Cambridgeshire and mature it for a further two years into a very strong cheese indeed.

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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