Mahón-Menorca cheese

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Mahón-Menorca cheese
Mahón-Menorca cheeses maturing in a controlled environment

Mahon cheese, a DOP cow’s cheese from the island of Menorca.

In general, the cheese has a soft, firm texture, depending on the maturity. The colour varies from white to a strong yellow. It does develop small holes, but no larger than the size of a pea. It has a mild, slightly salty and acid flavour, and to some it can have an aroma of toasted hazelnuts.

The cheese can be ordered on line from Delicioso.co.uk and Teddington Cheese Online. It is also available from Waitrose. If you like decent Cheddar, you will enjoy this one!

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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