Berkswell cheese is made by the Fletcher family at Ram Hall farm, near Berkswell, West Midlands. It is made from unpasturised ewes' milk using traditional animal rennet. The moulds the cheeses are left in are plastic kitchen colanders, which gives the cheese it distinctive shape.
Flavour and texture
Rich, sweet, fruity and nutty. Sometimes with a fruity acidity that is reminiscent of pineapples, sometimes creamy and biscuity, but the flavours are always, long, deep and mouth-filling. The texture can be slightly grainy and depending on age varies from quite firm to moist and relatively soft.
Neals Yard dairy supply this cheese.
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 Berkswell 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 Berkswell cheese.
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|Cheese type||Calories per 100g|
|Queso blanco cheese||310|
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