Mercadal Cured pasteurised milk Quarter
Piece Net Weight: 700 gr Aprox.
Mahón-Menorca cheese of Protected Designation of Origin.
Cured cheese with a firm texture.
Pasteurised cow’s milk.
Ripening process: more than 5 months.
Best consumed within: 12 months.
Storage temperature: 0-8ºC.
Pasteurised cow’s milk, stabiliser: calcium chloride, rennet extract, E-1105 (EGG), lactic fermenting agents (MILK), salt. Rind (not edible): preservatives (E-202, E-235), colourant (E-150d).
Contains milk and egg.
Cuboidelepiped shaped, with squared edges and corners.
Brownish yellow colour. Very small irregularly distributed eyes.
Firm and hard texture, not stringy, holds its shape, and in more advanced stages of ripening, crumbly yet sticky when cut. Grainy.
Moderately strong smell of cow’s milk with hints of melted butter, leather and roasted hazelnuts.
Strong aroma with hints of butter, potato, roasted hazelnuts, leather, meat broth and aged wood.
Intense sharp and salty flavour.
Pale yellow rind.
- Pasteurised cow’s milk
- Cured (More than 5 months)
- 700 gr aprox.
- 10 cm.
- 9 cm.
- 7-8 cm.
*Typical values for an average adult (8,400 kJ/2,000 kcal).
|Energy /100 g||465 Kcal/1696KJ|
|of which saturates||24,3 g|
|of which sugars||1,4 g|
|Calcium *||665 mg (83% VRN)|
|Phosphorus *||487 mg (69% VRN)|