Ricotta forte cheese
Ricotta Forte is a specialty of Puglia, in particular, but is also produced in Basilicata. The milk, which can be a mixture of ewes' and goats' milk is heated 90°C, followed by a phase of acidification of several days and 4 months of maturation in clay containers. It has a pungent flavour and a very soft and creamy consistency. It is usually sold on jars of 100g.
Calories in different varieties and various types of cheeses
The number of calories in various types of cheese is very similar when you compare your cheese to a similar types of cheese.
For example, almost cheeses that are similar to Cheddar cheese have around 400 calories per 100g
If the Ricotta forte cheese is not listed below, select a similar type of cheese from the list below to get a rough idea for the number of calories in Ricotta forte cheese.
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|Cheese type||Calories per 100g|
|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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