- Maccagno aka Macagn is made in the mountains of the province of Biella and in Valsesis, especially in the Cervo, Sessera and Sesia valleys.
Aroma and taste
- Aroma of flowers and meadow grass
Strength and texture
- Medium strength. Usually natured for 3 - 5 months. Compact, supple texture with a few holes.
Shape, weight and size
- Weight 1.7 - 2.5 kg, diameter 18 - 25 cm, height 5 - 8 cm
Straw-yellow interior becoming more golden as it matures. Thin, smooth rind which varies from straw-yellow to grey in colour, tinged with yellow or orange
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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