Pecorino di Pienza Semistagionato Fattoria Pianporcino, Tasting notes:
Pecorino with a soft paste but of the right consistency. Sweet taste with hints of milk, but the herbs appear. Red because of the tomato paste with which it is treated in the crust, by hand.
Pasteurized sheep milk, salt, rennet, lactic ferments, surface treated with double tomato concentrate. Crust: red, browned.
Fattoria Pianporcino is located in Val d’Orcia, famous for offering visitors one of the landscapes that more than any other characterize Tuscany in the world, hosts in the oasis of Lucciola Bella, in the center of the Natural and Cultural Artistic Park of Val d’Orcia, the Pianporcino Farm. Here, with the ancient wisdom of the past, and with the help of modern technical equipment, they produce extraordinary cheeses, Pecorino di Pienza. The Pianporcino Farm is in fact the only farm with breeding, processing and direct sales of the famous and unique “Pecorino di Pienza”. More than thirty different types of cheeses of the highest quality are produced, the result of special seasoning such as hay, walnut leaves, in the pit, and others, without forgetting the great classics such as semi-seasoned red skin. On Passione Toscana, you will find the selection of their best Pecorino cheeses, available for you in vacuum-packed format and ready to be shipped all over the world.