Imagine the classic Cacio de Roma, straight from the countryside of Rome, Italy adorning your table with family or a get together with friends. This young sheep's milk cheese, a formaggio di pecora, is light bodied, but richer than a young cow’s milk cheese. This Italian gourmet cheese is sweet, creamy and semi-soft.
Although it is a classic Italian table cheese and used in everyday cooking, Cacio de Roma is the perfect complement to pizza, pasta, salads and your favorite grilled cheese, Italian style. It can also dress up a wine tasting and pairs well with sweet wines namely, Dolcetto.
Cacio de Roma is a small round cheese of approximately 4 pounds. We hand cut and wrap this cheese in wedges of 1 pound and 8 ounces. If you would like to buy an entire wheel, please contact us by phone or email.
Ingredients: pasteurized sheep's milk, rennet, salt.