Canestrato di Moliterno IGP Cheese

Canestrato di Moliterno IGP Cheese

Cut & Wrapped by igourmet

Origin: Italy

Size: 7.5 ounce

$13.99

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Due to its high elevation and naturally cool cellars, Moliterno has a reputation for being ideally situated for cheese aging. While many versions of this cheese have borrowed the name "Moliterno" though produced in Sardinia, Viola’s Canestrato di Moliterno I.G.P. hails from Basilicata in southern Italy. Mario uses milk from his own flocks for the 70% sheep and 30% goat’s milk cheese. He hand presses the wheels and rubs them with olive oil as they begin aging in the picturesque town of Gorgoglione. After 60 days, they’ll finish aging Canestrato di Moliterno in reed baskets. Both buttery and herbaceous, it has a full-bodied flavor that avoids the peppery bite of other aged pecorinos.
  • Made from sheep and goat’s milk.
  • Photo depicts whole 5 lb. form of cheese.
  • We hand cut and wrap this item by hand.

Nutrition Facts

Canestrato di Moliterno IGP Cheese by Cut & Wrapped by igourmet

Serving Size 1oz Total Servings approx. 7.5

Amount Per Serving

Calories 88

Calories from Fat 62

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 6g

Saturated Fat 3g

Trans Fat 0g

Cholestrol 30mg

Sodium 180mg

Total Carbohydrates 0.01g

Dietary Fiber 0g

Sugars 0g

Protein 4.5g

Vitamin A

0.03%

Vitamin C

0%

Calcium

0.15%

Iron

0%

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