Pecorino Stagionato w/Whole Black Pepper

IL FORTETO | SKU: ITC-129

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In the farming town of Mugello near Florence and Tuscany, Il Forteto makes some of Italy's finest specialty cheeses."Pecorino" signifies sheep's milk and "Stagionato" indicates that this specialty is aged for three months. The aging gives the cheese a firm texture and a nutty and slightly herbaceous flavor. It has whole black peppers that lend a spicy kick, but nothing too overwhelming to this already wonderful cheese.

  • IL FORTETO

    First settled in the Florentine town of Bovecchio in 1977, the Forteto farmer's cooperative creates delicious Italian fare of a remarkable variety. From cheese and Chianina beef to apples and extra-virgin olive oil, Il Forteto is dedicated to the common cause of quality, sustainable agriculture.
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