What is Mitica Parmigiano Reggiano?

Made from 100% raw cow’s milk in the regions of Reggio-Emilia, Modena and Parma, Parmigiano Reggiano is quite possibly Italy’s most famous cheese. Parmigiano Reggiano is an iconic cheese and when you choose Mitica®, you are choosing the best in class. …

Is Parmesan and Parmigiano Reggiano the same?

In the European Union, “parmesan” is accepted as a translation of Parmigiano-Reggiano. Within these countries, the two terms refer to the same cheese.

How much is Parmigiano Reggiano worth?

A wheel of parmesan cheese can cost over $1,000 and has an average weight of 88 pounds, which means it cost over $11 per pound. Parmesan cheese is a big business for Italy.

Do you refrigerate Parmigiano Reggiano?

For short periods of time, Parmigiano Reggiano can be kept at room temperature in stores without suffering any damage. Once purchased, it is advisable to store it in the refrigerator to keep all its aromatic characteristics and ensure an optimal preservation of the product.

What can I substitute for Parmigiano Reggiano cheese?

Best Substitutes for Parmesan Cheese (Dairy and Non-Dairy)

  • Granada Padano.
  • Piave.
  • Manchego.
  • Asiago Cheese.
  • Romano Cheese.
  • Soy Parmesan.
  • Nutritional Yeast.

Which is better Grana Padano or Parmigiano Reggiano?

Grana is softer, butterier and it tastes slightly more delicate. Cheese experts can even taste smells of broth or steamed vegetables. Parmigiano generally has a more decisive flavor and the longer it maturates, the more the aromatic notes become recognizable.

Why is Parmigiano Reggiano expensive?

The wheels are stamped with a stencil to create the classic “Parmigiano Reggiano” rind, then are plunged in a brine for about 19 days. Then they are aged. Most are aged for about 2-3 years, untouched on wooden shelves. However, some are aged for as long as 10 years for a stronger taste and a heavier price tag.

Where is the cheese factory of Parmareggio located?

PARMAREGGIO COMPANY was founded in 1983 in Montecavolo di Quattro Castella, amidst the hills of Reggio Emilia, in the Production Zone of Parmigiano Reggiano Parmareggio is the heart of an integrated production and sale system headed by Granterre Group, founded over 50 years ago, which now leads the world’s sale of Parmigiano Reggiano cheese.

Which is N.1 Parmigiano Reggiano in Italy?

Parmissimo branded Parmigiano Reggiano is Italy’s N.1 Parmigiano Reggiano. The figure of “Mr. Parmissimo” represents the company owner and the principal values of the company and appears on our full product range.

What kind of cheese is parmissimo stick speciality?

Parmissimo Stick Parmissimo specialities are the perfect blend between tradition and innovation. They combine Parmigiano Reggiano quality, originating from the multicentury-old dairy experience, with the continuous strive to meet the requirements of an ever evolving consumer.