Terschelling cheese

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Terschelling cheese

Terschelling is a semi-hard, pasteurised ewes' milk cheese, produced by Yolanda and Gerben Bakker on his farm in the small island of Terschelling in the north of Holland. They are about 120 sheep which produce organic milk which is processed into cheese, yogurt and ice cream.

Matured for 4-6 months and made with vegetarian rennet Terschelling is cooked and pressed and has a natural rind. The strength varies from mild to medium and has a slight flavour of slightly caramel with hints of fenugreek seeds, with a hint of nuts.

Like all Gouda type cheese Terschelling increases both its flavour and aroma with maturation.

In the UK, it can be bought from Borough Market.

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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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