Cheese obtained from pure sheep’s milk, aged over three months. The paste is friable, from the marked but sweet taste of sheep’s milk. It is rendered flavored with whole black pepper. Il Forteto’s farmers’ cooperative was founded and it settled in the farm of Bovecchio, in the municipal district of Barberino di Mugello, Florence.
All perishable items are handled with extreme care with instructions unique to each order. Depending on products ordered and the perishability of your products, we may use a combination of the following products:
- Aluminum lined foam bags
- Nontoxic, water-soluble cooling gel packs
- Styrofoam seamless molded cooler chests
If you are in the Houston Metro area, we do offer free local pickup for all items in our shop. Just select local pickup at checkout. Our warehouse is located just outside downtown and pickups are Monday through Friday 8am-5pm.