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Pecorino allo Zafferano
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Pecorino allo Zafferano

Pecorino allo Zafferano is an Italian, raw, sheep's milk cheese infused with purest San Gimignano saffron to produce a unique product that has an intense aroma of sheep's milk and saffron but a delicate taste with a compact and buttery paste. It is best enjoyed with fruits or squash preserves or to augment the flavour of saffron risotto.

  • Made from pasteurized sheep's milk
  • Country of origin: Italy
  • Region: Tuscany
  • Family: Pecorino
  • Type: semi-hard, artisan
  • Texture: buttery, compact and smooth
  • Rind: natural
  • Colour: yellow
  • Flavour: creamy, floral, mild, sweet
  • Aroma: aromatic, rich
  • Producers: Caseificio Pinzani Srl , Romaniae Terrae

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