It is produced using pasteurized cow and sheep milk. Matured Kashkaval cheese comprises 70% sheep’s milk and 30% cow’s milk. Matured kashkaval cheese is produced at the highest quality standards and is packed after being left to mature in the cold storage for 5-6 days. Produced in large round moulds, matured kashkaval cheese is cut up before being packed.
Since it separates into strings when rubbed by hand, it was names as Turkish chivil cheese that called as "civil", "cecil", "sacak" or "cekme cheese" locally. Since it is processed from full fat milk, it is more delicious.