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Cheese: Manchego


Posted: June 26, 2000

Manchego

Cheese: Manchego
Region: Spain -- La Mancha
Milk: Sheep

Manchego usually has a black or gray rind with a cross-hatched pattern that covers a sweet and mild paste with touches of salt and nuts.

Wine: Young: fino Sherry, fruity Spanish reds or a sparkling Catalonian white; Aged: big Rioja, Pendes, or Ribera; Champagne

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