Our grated parmesan D.O.P. sacrifices none of the wonderful flavour for which Parmigiano is rightly renowned. A true Parmigiano from the region of Emilia Romagna between Bologna and Modena, provides the richest taste sensation of any hard cheese, and this parmesan is unrivalled in its structure, taste and pleasing aroma.
Terre di Montagna is located in the leafy and green Monte Cimione hills, the company takes pride in making the highest quality parmesan with little enviromental impact in an area that is really far away from pollution following the traditional recipe.
Color: straw yellow.
Structure: absent or small holes, evident grain, consistent, friable, soluble, grainy, with the presence of tyrosine crystals.
Smell and aroma: complex, characterized by notes of dried fruit and meat broth.
Taste: a balance of salty, sour and sweet, accompanied by a spicy note.
Parmesan is probably the most famous Italian product in the world, an outstanding symbol of the country's produce. Fortunately, you don't even need to be an expert to discern a real Parmigiano before you buy: the outside of genuine DOP parmesan is traditionally stamped all over with the words "Parmigiano Reggiano", making identification easy even on the smallest pieces.
Perfect to eat simply sliced on its own, our parmesan is also fabulous with fruit, drizzled with honey or served with cured meats. And of course, it is essential grated over pasta, lasagne and all kinds of other cooked dishes.