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Pecorino di Pienza Rosso (200g)
Pecorino di Pienza Rosso (200g) Pecorino di Pienza Rosso (200g) Pecorino di Pienza Rosso (200g)

Pecorino di Pienza Rosso (200g)

A mild sheeps' milk cheese 

Pecorino di Pienza Rosso, from Pienza in Tuscany, has a distinctive red rind from being rubbed with tomato paste prior to ageing.

❆ IMPORTANT - this is a 'fresh' product. Please see How to Store on the Product Description tab.

Availability: In stock

Code: CH57
Product description


    Pecorino di Pienza Rosso is a mild flavoured sheep's milk cheese from Pienza in Tuscany. It is rubbed with tomato paste before being left to age for up to 6 weeks and it is this process that gives it its distinctive red rind.


    It has a delicate flavour, unlike the piquant taste usually associated with other pecorino cheeses.


    Try it....

    Try it with a glass of light red wine to enjoy its full flavour.


    ❆ How to Store

    Pecorino di Pienza Rosso needs to be refrigerated. We will wrap it in waxed paper, pack it in a foil-lined bag and protect it with an ice-pack. When you receive your parcel you should put the Pecorino di Pienza Rosso in the fridge leaving it in the waxed paper and bag - it will typically last for 2-3 weeks stored like this. At Christmas time (for deliveries after the beginning of December) we will vacuum pack the Pecorino di Pienza Rosso -  it will last 4-6 weeks unopened in your fridge. Once opened wrap in tin foil.


    Buy as a Gift

    To buy this Pecorino di Pienza Rosso as a present, choose 'add to basket' and then click here to create your own hamper. Or why not take a look at our pre-made hampers?

Nutritional information


    Pasteurised sheep's milk, salt, rennet, ferments.


    Allergy Information

    Contains milk.



    Information not available

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(NB If you need delivery on a Weekend or a Monday, please call us on 01858 419554).


FRESH GOODS: For deliveries containing fresh goods we will add an ice pack that lasts for 24-48hrs. We will also put a sticker on the outside of your parcel to let you know there are items inside that need to be chilled.  Please bear this in mind when selecting your delivery date and address.


HIGHLANDS, ISLANDS & ABROAD: Please call 01858 419554.


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