Las Alpujarras cheese

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Las Alpujarras cheese

Las Alpujarras is a pressed, goats’ milk cheese produced in the mountains of the provinces of Granada and Almería. Although made throughout the year, production is mainly from winter to early summer. It is produced as either ‘fresh’ or ‘mature’.

The cheese is slightly spicy and salty, and buttery on the palate with aromas of nuts and late hay. It has an elastic texture and the ivory white colour normally associated with goats’ cheese. It has a natural rind, which is oiled or brushed giving it a straw yellow colour and it is cylinder-shaped.

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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
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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