Cheese contains carbohydrates, and the amount of carbs depends on the type of cheese. American cheese has nearly 2 grams of carbs per one ounce serving.
American cheese has one of the highest amount of carbs compared to most cheeses. Blue cheese has around .66 grams of carbs per ounce while brie cheese only contains .13 grams. Cheddar cheese has around .36 grams of carbs. One ounce of cheese is equivalent to around one slice. Larger portions of cheese contain more total grams of carbs. Cheese contains small amounts of sugar. The exact amount varies depending on the kind.