12/8/2019 6:25:47 AM

Red Leicester

Milk, Lactose

What are the health benefits of Red Leicester?

Red Leicester cheese is good for our bone health, looks after our cells and may protect against cancer. It was originally known as “Leicestershire Cheese”, named after the county it was made in. It can be traced back to the 17th century! 

It has a slightly sweet mellow flavour and is a good alternative to cheddar if you want to add a bit more colour to your dish. 

Cooking tips

Red Leicester melts well in sauces and can be cubed or grated. 

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Cooking method

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Portion size:
40 g

The RDA/RI's below are based on an average adult and the portion size set above

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