Parmigiano-Reggiano PDO

Parmigiano-Reggiano is a cheese with a Protected Designation of Origin

This means that it is guaranteed for its distinctive features and its link with the area of origin, by a system of EU rules designed to protect both consumers and producers.

Parmigiano-Reggiano is a completely natural cheese, famous worldwide as the King of cheeses due to its method of production and its nutritional and organoleptical caracteristics. His production is regulated by strict standards, registered by the EU.

For this reason, the trademark Parmigiano-Reggiano can only be affixed on a cheese that:

  • has been produced, processed and processed only in the place of origin
  • has been producted according to ancient methods and traditional craftsmanship, defined by strict rules, which requires precise production methods (Production standard), controlled feeding of the cows (Feeding livestock Rules) and rules for the qualitative selection and the tagging on the forms (Marking Rules)