Pecorino del Sannio cheese

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Pecorino del Sannio cheese


  • Pecorino del Sannio is produced in the Sannio area of Abruzzo in Italy

Cheese group

  • Hard

Milk type

Shape, weight and size

  • Cylindrical, weighing 1.3-1.7kg. Diameter 18-25cm, height 4-6cm


Hard, slightly wrinkled rind which is very dark brown to black in colour. Fine, crumbly, lustrous ivory-white interior. Matured for 50-90 days during which time the rind is regularly oiled

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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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