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Pecorino Toscano Fresco

from Italy by Tuscany
Item description Temp Price per LB* Price* Qty Sku
8 oz cut portion chilled $20.03 $10.02 2156903
1 lb cut portion chilled $20.03 $20.03 2156901
3.5 lb wheel chilled $20.03 $70.10 2156902

Pecorino Toscano Fresco

Although Pecorino is known best for it's grittiness as it ages, this particular Pecorino Toscano Fresco (fresh) is actually completely the opposite. Young (aged typically less than 30 days) and smooth, it has a flavor that is intense but borders on sweet. It's a DOP Toscano cheese, meaning that it can only be produced in the region of Tuscany under controlled process to keep standards high. Milky and tender, this is a top table cheese, especially as a dessert cheese. Marries well with white wine.
Ingredients: Pasteurized Sheep's Milk, Rennet, Salt, Enzymes.
Storage: refrigerated
Availability: Usually ships within 1 business days. Product is perishable and must ship via Overnight service.
Name: Pecorino Romano
Milk Type: Sheep
Texture: Semi Hard
Origin: Italian
Shape: Wheel

Product Reviews

Delicious great with pears for an appetizer or a second dish with vegetables or a salad you must try worth every penny!
Barbara from Falmouth, ME
I was so happy to get this! Went to Italy the end of Nov, and visited the Chianti Classico region, where the small estate winery we were at made their own Percorino Toscana, I was in heaven, this comes as close to what I had there and it cannot be found anywhere near me, thank you for having this available, will be reordering for sure!!
Annette from North Canton, OH
Nice creamy cheese
Grant from Santa ana, CA

Questions and Answers

Q:Can you give me a rough idea of the shipping price? For The 1lb Range will the shipping be over the price of the cheese itself?

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Q:Is this cheese lactose free? I’m trying to find delicious recipes for my extremely lactose intolerant grandson.
A:This cheese is not lactose free but in the case of people with a high lactose intolerance, it will still be possible for them to use sheep milk products.
Q:Can this cheese be melted?
A:Yes, the Pecorino Toscano Fresco can be melted.

Product Pricing Per Pound

This product is priced per pound, and your final charge will be based on the actual weight of the item when shipped. The price displayed in your shopping cart is an estimate. You will be billed according to the exact weight of the product at the price per pound once it ships. For your convenience, the chart below provides estimated weight ranges and the corresponding price per pound.

Sku Item description Item weight range Price per lb
2156903 8 oz cut portion 0.45 lbs. - 0.55 lbs. $20.03
2156903 8 oz cut portion 0.45 lbs. - 0.55 lbs. $20.03
2156901 1 lb cut portion 0.80 lbs. - 1.20 lbs. $20.03
2156901 1 lb cut portion 0.80 lbs. - 1.20 lbs. $20.03
2156902 3.5 lb wheel 3.00 lbs. - 3.80 lbs. $20.03
2156902 3.5 lb wheel 3.00 lbs. - 3.80 lbs. $20.03
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