- Also known as Spress, Mezzapasta is a mountain cheese from the upper part of the province of Novara, especially Val Formazza and Valle Antigorio
- Hard, semi-cooked
Strength and texture
- Matured for 3 to 14 months. Elastic, firm texture with feint holes
Shape, weight and size
- Cylinder weighing 5-8kg. Height 8-15cm, diameter 30-40cm
Deep yellow in colour, with a smooth, medium thick, light or mid-brown rind
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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|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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