Pecorino Romano 12 Months D.O.P. - Cao Formaggi

200 g
$9.50
Size: Approx. 200g

A great table and grating Pecorino cheese, made from semi-raw milk, white color with compact tiny eyes. Hard savory and tangy cheese, intense and aromatic, tending towards spicy with aging. 

Accompaniments: Honey, Red Onion & Orange Peel Paste Assorti, Pear and Red Wine Paste Assorti, Lambrusco Wine Jelly Assorti. 
Pairing: Full body Red Wines (Brunello di Montalcino, Nero D'Avola, Cannunau) or Strong Ale beers.

CAO Formaggi (meaning “Cooperativa Allevatori Ovini” “Sheep Breeders Cooperative Cheeses") is a Cooperative composed of 700 members, which was founded in 1966. The cooperative was established with the aim of bringing together a group of farmers to transform the milk produced in the respective companies in order to create a distinguished production of delicious cheeses with high-quality standards.