Queso de Pría cheese

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Queso de Pría cheese


Queso de Pría is a cows’ milk cheese with added cream from ewes, which is produced in the village of Pría.

The milk and cream are heated and natural rennet is added. After half an hour the curd is cut and put into moulds. It is pressed for 24 hours and put in brine. After this process it is left to mature for about two months and is then smoked with oak and beech woods.

The cheese is cylindrical in shape, the interior is ivory in colour and the rind is brown and hard. It is also available unsmoked.

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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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