In Syria, string cheese is known by its Arabic name ‘jibneh mshallaleh’.Middle Eastern string cheese goes well with Lebanese bread .
Cecil or chivil cheese, turkish food breakfast cheese concept.
String cheese also called as Chechil is formed in long strings twisted together. It is a product that is peelable and when it is peeled, it separates from the larger cheese in strips. Most of the cheeses cannot be peeled because of the way they are processed.
Most of the cheeses cannot be peeled because of the way they are processed. The curds are pressed into blocks resulting, the cheese either crumbles or breaks apart. In case of string cheese, the curds are worked into elastic strips, which are then plaited or twisted. This creates fibres of cheese that can be pulled away in strings. Cow, sheep, and goat milk can be used in the preparation of string cheese. It is popular with children as it is an excellent source of protein and calcium.