What is Mexican cheese?
Mexican cheese refers to a number of cheeses made in Mexico. Mexican cheese is predominantly white cheese made from cow's milk, with texture that ranges from melting to crumbly.
How long is Mexican cheese aged?
Mexican cheese tends to be fresh cheese and is usually aged no more than a few days, if at all.
What are the origins of Mexican cheese?
Cheese was unknown in Mexico until the early 1500s, when Spanish conquistadors arrived bringing animals like cattle and goats that could produce the milk needed to make cheese.