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Asiago Cheese D.o.p. (10 Kg Wheel)

Asiago Cheese D.o.p. (10 Kg Wheel)

Product Name

Asiago Cheese D.o.p. (10 Kg Wheel)

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Fanticini # 6026035

Description

Asiago is a hard cheese from the Veneto region with a mild piquant flavour made from cow's milk. Asiago cheese is light beige in colour amd is peppered with small distinct holes and has an engaging aroma. Asiago díAllevo This is the mature, hard cheese. It is produced from skimmed raw cowsí milk and sold as a flat cheese wheel. This slow-ripened Asiago cheese is aged nine months or longer and can be used as a table cheese, for melting and also suitable for cooking with.

Additional Information

Asiago is an Italian cheese that can assume different textures, according to its aging, from smooth for the fresh Asiago (Asiago Pressato) to a crumbly texture for the aged cheese (Asiago d'allevo) of which the flavour is reminiscent of Parmesan. Asiago cheese can be used in pasta, soups, salads, sauces or in a focaccia. Asiago cheese is a great melting cheese and is used as a staple cheese in many exclusive kitchens. As Asiago cheese has a protected designation of origin (Denominazione di Origine Protetta or DOP) you can only buy the "official" Asiago which is produced in the alpine area of the town of Asiago, province of Vicenza, in the Veneto region. You can also find Asiago cheese being made in the Province of Trento, which has become part of the DOP area for Asiago production.

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