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Pecorino cheese: a cheese with a long story

pecorino cheese history

Few cheeses have such ancient origins as Pecorino: it dates back to Ancient Rome when it was a regular food of banquets in the imperial palaces. Its nutritional value and the long conservation made it a perfect component of food rations for the Roman Legions during their long voyages. Continue Reading…

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The uncanny tastiness of Burrata

Italian cheese burrata

Let’s get one thing clear: Burrata is not mozzarella, neither buffalo mozzarella!

Burrata is a typical Italian fresh cheese its own, although it’s made from mozzarella and a heavy cream. Some of the confusion about Burrata come from the cheesemaking process that was born from another. Continue Reading…