Tagged: Prosciutto di Parma

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Pio Tosini: A Family Tradition of Prosciutto di Parma

Some months ago, Giovanni Bianchi of the prosciutto curing house, Pio Tosini, visited our shop in Cambridge for a staff tasting. Giovanni’s family has been curing prosciutto in the Parma region of Italy since 1905 and today, Giovanni, along with one of his cousins and an uncle, continue the family business. The tasting had one Continue Reading »

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Pio Tosini: A Family Tradition of Prosciutto di Parma

Prosciutto di Parma is a DOP product – this means that in order to receive that name, the prosciutto must come from a specified geographic area (in this case, Parma) and must be made in accordance with certain parameters.