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Trentingrana DOP


Although it falls with the area of the ‘Grana Padano’ DOP, the Grana produced in the province of Trento (particularly significant in the Val di Non area) can be distinguished from the others by the brand ‘Trentino’ that is clearly visible on the form. The milk from mountain areas (during the summer the pastures are at 7-8,000 metres) is used in its production, giving it a distinctive flavour that makes it stand out from other, similar products.

Caratteristiche organolettiche
Aspetto: hard, grainy, more or less intensely yellow paste depending on the length of ripening
Sapore: harmonious, dry and intense with traces of grass when produced with the milk of open pasture grazing animals
Abbinamenti: full bodied, aged, red wines but also young, sparkling white wines. Fresh fruit (Kaiser pears), marrow chutney. Balsamic Modena vinegar, crusty bread.
Caratteristiche tecniche
Latte: skimmed, raw, cow’s milk
Lavorazione: artisan and industrial
Pasta: cooked, pressed
Salatura: in brine
Stagionatura: not less than 9 months
Produzione: throughout the year
Grassi: 32% F-Dm
Peso: 24-40 kg
Dimensioni: 35-45 cm diameter, h. 18-25 cm
Produttori: Dairies belonging to the Trentino Grana Padano production and protection Consortium