Tumazzu di vacca cheese
Tumazzu di vacca aka Fiore Sicano is a Sicilian cows' milk cheese which can also be mixed with ewes' milk. It is cylindrical in shape with a diameter of 30cm a height of 20cm and a weight of at least 5kg. It has a rough rind with an interior of a yellow colour that varies depending on its age. This can vary from 3 to 18 months and is matured in a cool environment. The cheeses must be turned every 4-6 days, wiped with a damp cloth and periodically anointed with oil.
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 Tumazzu di vacca 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 Tumazzu di vacca cheese.
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|Cheese type||Calories per 100g|
|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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