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Queso Fresco

Queso Fresco is a semi-soft, curd style cheese that originates from Spain. This semi-soft, curd-style cheese has since become a staple in authentic Mexican cuisine. This moist cheese is bright, creamy and slightly salty in flavor and is made with cow’s milk. Queso Fresco crumbles easily and is often used to balance the flavor in spicy Mexican dishes. At Cheesemakers, we offer a variety of incredible products, and our authentic Mexican cheeses are second to none. Whether you’re making Queso Fresco cheese dip or looking for the perfect addition to your recipe, we’re confident that you’ll find our Queso Fresco to your liking. Try some of the best Queso Fresco on the planet today by ordering one of our free sample kits!

Uses: Best enjoyed crumbled over salads, tacos, tostadas, enchiladas, meats, fruits and desserts. Queso Fresco can also be stuffed into chile rellenos, enchiladas and other baked Mexican dishes. To get more ideas on how to use Jaimito Queso Fresco, check out the following recipes (OR check out our recipe page).


Nutritional Data Per Serving % Daily
Serving Size 1 oz (28g)
Calories 70
Fat Calories 50
Total Fat 6g 9%
Saturated Fat 3.5g 17%
Cholesterol 10mg 3%
Sodium 280mg 12%
Total Carbohydrates 1g 0%
Dietary Fiber 0g 0%
Sugars 1g
Protein 5g
Vitamin A 4%, Vitamin C 0%, Calcium 15%, Iron 0%
% Daily values based upon a 2000 calorie diet

Product Description
A fresh, Mexican style cheese made from whole cow’s milk.

Package Sizes
12oz Wheel, 2lb Wheel, 5lb Bar

Whole Pasteurized Grade A Cow Milk, salt, rennet, cheese cultures

Allergen Statement
Contains Milk

Physical Characteristics
Fine grain and crumbly with a sweet and mild and fresh flavor. Fresh aroma and white in color.

Crumble over salad, tacos, desserts. Great for grilling or frying.

Storage/Shelf Life
Ideal storage is 36F with a range of 34‐40F. Shelf life is 90 days from packaging.

Lot Code Information
Example: 13100901 Explanation: 13=Year, 10 = Month, 09 = Day, 01 = Production Run

Auditing Body

FDA Registration #