Perl Wen cheese

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Perl Wen cheese

Perl Wen is an organic cows’ milk cheese which has been produced since 2000 by Caws Cenarth in West Wales.

A combination of a Caerphilly and Brie style cheese when consumed young, it can be eaten at any age. It has a soft bloomy rind and a lemony interior. As it matures, it becomes paler with a brown tinge and develops a richer flavour. It won a Silver Award for Best New Cheese at the World Cheese Awards in 2000.

A richer version of the cheese was developed in 2006 called Cenarth Brie. It is very creamy with a fat content of 60%.

Both cheeses are available in 2kg and 1.3kg rounds, 300g minis and 250 gram wedges.

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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