Torrejón de Cantagrullas cheese
The cheese has a characteristic black and white colour due to the ash which coats the natural, mouldy, white rind. After 1 week, it is ready for consumption, but can be matured for 3-4 weeks. When young, it has a smooth, closed and well-formed white interior and a slightly acidic flavour. As it matures, it becomes stronger and more complex.
It has a truncated pyramid shape, is 8cm high, a 10cm base and a weight of 250g. The fat in dry matter content is 45%.
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
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|Cheese type||Calories per 100g|
|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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