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agnesrob Mar 19, 2008 05:46 PM

I have recently discovered this delicious cheese. Can I eat the rind? I eat the rind on brie and camenbert but have been unsure about tellegio. I can't seem to get an answer from anywhere.

  1. LNG212 Mar 19, 2008 06:51 PM

    I've always eaten the rind. Like you've said, I've treated it as in the same "family" as brie or camembert. It's safe to eat, if that's your question. But I think it's all in your taste as to whether you'd like to. You should try it -- see if you like it. If you don't, then so be it.

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      agnesrob Mar 19, 2008 06:57 PM

      My taste says I like it! Thanks for the input. I scraped off the fine paper covering it and then enjoyed!

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      RoxyB Mar 19, 2008 06:25 PM

      Ummmm, cheeeeese..... According to this link: http://www.practicallyedible.com/edib...,

      "The rind is edible, but very strong tasting."

      Odd how many sites I had to visit to find that.

      Enjoy!
      R

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        agnesrob Mar 19, 2008 06:56 PM

        That is why I posted the question. I also found it very hard to find an answer. Thanks for the info.

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