Pecorino di Moliterno cheese

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Pecorino di Moliterno cheese

Pecorino di Moliterno is an uncooked, pressed cheese made with ewes' milk (two thirds) and goats' milk (one third) from the mountain community of Val d'Agri in Basilicata. It has a cylindrical shape with flat sides and weighs between 1-8kg. The ridged rind is pink and yellow and the interior is a pale grey colour. Of medium strength, the flavour is quite sharp. It is matured for 8 months during which time it is periodically turned over and rubbed with oil and vinegar.

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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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