Fontal di Cavalese

The name Fontal came into use in the fifties, and starting from 1970’s Trentino cooperative dairies began to produce this cheese. Fontal di Cavalese features distinctive organoleptic characteristics, which mainly originate from the freshness and quality of the milk that is used.

Characteristics of product: it is a semi-hard cheese with semi-cooked paste, light straw-yellow colour, sparse eye-holes. The wheels are cylindrical with a concave edge.
Storage: wheels to be stored in conditioned premises.
Ingredients: pasteurized milk, milk enzymes, salt, rennet. No additives and preservatives.

Features

Cows bred in stables of 20/25 heads

Cows fed with hay and fresh grass

Controlled quality milk

Environmentally friendly breeding

Pairings

Fontal di Cavalese is a compact cheese with a delicate flavor. It marries well with green chillies, which with their spiciness exalt the flavor of cheese.

ORIGIN

Trentino - Valli di Fiemme e Fassa

CERTIFICATION

Qualità Trentino