Scimudin cheese

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Scimudin cheese


  • 'Formaggella Scimudin' in the local dialect means 'a little cheese'. Scimudin is produced in the Valtellina alpine zone which is located in the foothills of the Italian Alps, just south of the Swiss border. The cheese is similar to Brie, but milder.

Cheese group

Milk type

Aroma and taste

  • The flavour is mild, milky, sweet and a little floral with a faint aroma of mushrooms.

Strength and texture

  • Mild. Matured for 3-4 weeks. Soft, velvety, smooth rind. Silty and sticky interior with small irregular holes.

Shape, weight and size

  • The cheese is sold in cylindrical form. Diameter 18-22cm, height 4-5cm, with an average weight of 1.3 to 1.7kg. White, mouldy rind, with a cream interior.

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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