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Types of Cheese


In the 16th century merchants from Parma and Milan used to buy dairy products in Piacenza and to sell them to important cities like Firenze and Lyon. The first treaty about dairy products,  Summa Lacticinorum, dating back to the 15th century, mentions them among the few Italian cheeses worth mentioning. Today, DOP Grana Padano and DOP Provolone Valpadana are the most famous and common cheeses in the area of Piacenza: a quality tradition which continues...



May 23, 2018 - Dec 06, 2014