BITTO PDO CHEESE

Regular price £10.90
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Shipped with DHL Express directly from the producer | Tax included | No custom duties or VAT to be paid at delivery | Cheese and Cured Meats vacuum sealed in thermal bags w/dry ice | Order £49 or more to have FREE delivery from this producer

The Bitto Cheese PDO (Protected Denomination of Origin) is a product of great tradition with a deep connection with the mountains of Valtellina. It is produced during the summer in mountain pastures, where the cattle is fed with fresh grass.
For thousands of years the dairymen have been passing on the technique to produce Bitto, whose name “Bitu” means perennial, and refers to its great predisposition to age. It is produced with whole cream cow’s milk and sometimes an addition of goat’s milk, which gives it its special aroma, and is processed right after the milking.
The cheese is dry salted to ensure better maturation. At the end of the summer the aging process is moved to the “casera”, the cellar. Bitto tastes extraordinary, and when aged up to one year or more it becomes one rare “meditation cheese” like few others in the world.

 

Ingredients: Salt, Cow's Milk, Rennet.

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Standard delivery rate is £16.9 for each producer.

We offer Free delivery for orders above £49 for each producer.

For fresh products like cheese and cured meats the order will be shipped from the location of the supplier on Monday and Tuesday. Cheese will be vacuum sealed and put in an isothermal bag with dry ice in it to preserve the freshness. 

Orders for fresh products will have a weekly cut off on Tuesday at 12 CET.