Queso de Tronchón cheese

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Tronchón cheese

Tronchón cheese

Tronchón is a semi-hard cheese produced from a mixture of goats’ and ewes’ milk in the Maestrazgo areas of the provinces of Teruel (Aragón) and Castellón (Comunidad Valencia).

The cheese, which is very popular in Spain, has a smooth, buttery, aromatic fresh flavour and a springy, creamy texture with several small holes. In some ways, it is similar to a young Caerphilly and has a bone-white interior and a smooth, butter-coloured rind.

Sold in various degrees of maturity, the cheese’s appearance is that of a fat cylinder that has been punched in on the top. It was mentioned in Cervantes’ Don Quixote.

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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