Produced from ewes’ milk, the cheese is curdled with vegetable rennet and wrapped in cloth to mature in cellars for 2 years. It is produced only from February to June. It has a natural rind which is regularly brushed with olive oil to which sweet paprika has been added
The cheese has a strong and spicy aroma and flavour and the interior is firm and creamy, with small holes.
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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|
|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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