What Cheese is in Mexican Blend?

Mexican cheese blend on top of nachos with salsa

Many major grocery stores in America sell shredded Mexican-style cheese blends. They are commonly found down the dairy aisle in bags next to your standard shredded cheese varieties like cheddar or mozzarella. As its name indicates, this type of cheese is primarily used for Mexican inspired meals like tacos, nachos, burritos, and countless other dishes. …

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Does Parmesan Cheese Have Lactose? (Answered)

Most readers need no introduction to Parmesan cheese. It’s widely used on numerous foods including chicken, bread, veggies, pizza, pasta, and more. Given the popularity and versatility of Parmesan, there are many questions that people have regarding this classic cheese. One question we will answer here is whether Parmesan cheese has lactose. Additionally, we will …

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Do Mozzarella Sticks Have Eggs? (Answered)

Mozzarella sticks are pieces of mozzarella cheese that are covered in breadcrumbs and then typically deep-fried until they are crispy on the outside and melted and gooey on the inside. The cheese used in mozzarella sticks is typically low-moisture, part-skim mozzarella, which is cut into long strips. Traditionally mozzarella sticks contain dairy from the mozzarella …

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Does American Cheese Have Dairy? (Answered)

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American cheese is known for its superior melting ability and creamy flavor. It’s popular particularly on grilled cheese sandwiches, burgers, omelets, and other foods where melty cheese is desirable. However, American cheese doesn’t meet FDA standards to qualify as a true cheese. So, what exactly is American cheese? In this article we discuss its ingredients …

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