Grana Padano Ghidetti Sole / Luna won the gold medal at the World Cheese Awards
On 2 November 2022, during the 34th edition of the World Cheese Awards, the most important international cheese competition in the world, the 2022-23 Awards were presented at the International Convention Center Wales in Newport, Wales. Our Grana Padano Sole Luna 24 months competed together with thousands of other cheeses divided into 143 different categories, obtaining the gold medal. A success that, after the silver medal won in the 2021 edition, further strengthens our faith in the Gli Ancestrali project. The jury of this tasty competition is made up of 250 gastronomic experts and the public participating in these days is made up of final consumers. Our best seller: Grana Padano Sole Luna Gli Ancestrali by Ghidetti is a brand that aims to include a range of high-end cheeses of the local tradition. The first born of this line is Grana Padano Sole Luna, a superior product for several reasons: • it is produced with 100% Italian milk; farms are located a few kilometers from the dairy. In thisway, we preserve freshness and fragrance of milk the cows are fed with fresh grass and hay, without ensiled fodder • the milk is collected twice a day, in the morning and in the evening. Twice, because everything can change in one day, even milk: light and delicate in the morning, rich and creamy in the evening • it is produced according to the traditional recipe of the Benedictine monks, handed down for 1000 years The result is a cheese with a scent of butter, hay and dried fruit. The flavor is intense and sapid, but at the same time fragrant and fine, never aggressive. Its graininess is evident with the homogeneous presence of crystallized amino acids. The radial scale fracture is typical of long ageing.