Producer: Beppino Occelli, Piedmont
Cheese type: Hard cheese ewe's milk and bovine milk
Appearance: floral rind with natural moulds - ivory interior
Aroma: mushrooms - meat stock - stock cube herbs
Flavour: harmonic - full flavour - complex oxidant aromas
Consistency: crumbly and crunchy
Maturation: 6-8 months, naturally matured
Hard cheese ewe's milk, Appearance: interior is strawy-yellow to amber colour, Aroma: fruity - ripe pears, Flavour: hints of sheep's milk - very sweet - balanced - full flavour, Consistency: crumbly, Maturation: 15 months in the natural cellar
Cut cheese bovine raw milk, Appearance: carbon-coloured rind - some white mould present, Aroma: cellar-like aroma - earthy, Flavour: milk - sourish - cinnamon aftertaste, Consistency: rubbery, Maturation: 8 weeks in the brick cellar
Blue cheese bovine milk, Appearance: cylinder form covered in cocoa beans, Aroma: intense - chocolate, Flavour: toasted - leather, Consistency: very soft and creamy, Maturation: 2-3 months in the refining cell.
Cut cheese bovine milk, Appearance: rind covered with pomace, Aroma: nutty - chocolate, Flavour: intensive - spicy, Consistency: brittle, Maturation: 15-24 months
Our global best seller - a delicate balance of sweet and sour. A stylish bottle and elegant label that nicely evoke the qualities of this PGI balsamic vinegar of Modena, with its perfect balance between sweet and sour and its full, decisive flavour that enhances all kinds of dishes.
The colour is an inviting lively ruby. The nose, of cherries and nectarines, is fragrant and convincing. In the mouth the wine moves juicily towards the close, while remaining enjoyably refreshing.