Spinosien is an unpasteurised cows' milk cheese produced by Fromagerie Artisanale Liechti in the village of Epenouse in the Doubs département of the French region of Franche-Comté. It ts cooked and pressed and is named after the local ingabitants who are known as 'Spinosiens'. It comes in logs, weighing 7-8kg, 60cm in length with a height of 10cm and matures for 4-8 weeks or even longer.
Whilst available plain, the cheeses are usually flavoured of which there are almost 30, including stinging nettle, mint, cocoa bean, mustard seed, garlic, ginger, fennel, coffee, mushrooms, chicory, cocoa beans, pepper, cumin etc.
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 Spinosien 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 Spinosien cheese.
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|Cheese type||Calories per 100g|
|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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