Pecorino primo sale cheese
Pecorino primo sale is an unpasteurised goats' milk cheese which is produced throughout Calabria (but mainly in Marcellinara) from November to August. It is a semi-cooked cheese which is matured for 7-15 days. It has a thin rind which is soft and creamy yellow with basket marks, and the interior is soft, flexible, compact and white, with a few holes. It has a cylindrical shape with flat sides and is 18-20cm in diameter, slightly convex with a height of 4-8cm. It weighs between 700g and 1.5kg.
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|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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