Wedmore cheese

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Wedmore cheese
Smoked Wedmore cheese


  • This cheese is produced by Duckett's at Westcombe Dairy near Shepton Mallet.

Cheese group

  • Hard, rindless

Milk type

Aroma and taste

  • Salty taste with a hint of chives

Strength and texture

  • Mild, crumbly and moist. Matured for 2 weeks

Shape, weight and size

  • Wheel shape, weighing 2kg. Diameter 17cm, height 7.5cm


Pale cream in colour with a thin, green band of chives through the middle. A smoked version is also available


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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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