Pecorino Siciliano, also known as "Pecorino from Sicily," is a distinctive and flavourful Italian cheese with deep roots in the Sicilian culinary tradition. This cheese is a type of Pecorino cheese, which means it is made from 100% sheep's milk, adding to its unique characteristics. Pecorino Siciliano is known for its robust and savoury flavour profile. It boasts a sharp and tangy taste with nutty undertones, making it a versatile cheese for both cooking and savouring on its own. The cheese is typically aged for several months, which allows it to develop a firm, crumbly texture and intensifies its flavour.
- This cheese is a cherished ingredient in Sicilian cuisine, frequently grated over pasta dishes, salads, and soups to impart a rich and salty depth of flavour. It also pairs wonderfully with various Italian wines, olives, and crusty bread, making it an excellent choice for antipasto platters.
- Pecorino Siciliano is a testament to the artisanal cheese-making traditions of Sicily, and its distinctive taste adds a touch of Sicilian charm to any culinary creation.
- Whether you're seeking to enhance the flavours of your favourite Italian dishes or savoring it on its own, Pecorino Siciliano is a cheese that delights the palate with its bold, Mediterranean character.
Pasteurized sheep milk, salt, rennet
Nutritional Information per 100g
Energy (kJ): 1310
Energy (kcal): 317
Protein (g): 23
Carbohydrate (g): 0.7,
of which sugars (g): 0.7
Fat (g): 23,
of which saturates (g): 17
Salt (g): 3
Lactose Free: No
Suitable for Vegetarians: Yes
Suitable for Vegan: No
Gluten Free: Yes
Keep Refrigerated between + 4 °C and + 6 °C
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