Protected food name: Cornish clotted cream (PDO)

The specification for Cornish clotted cream, a protected food name product.


Protected food name: Cornish clotted cream (PDO)


This document provides detail on a protected food name product from the UK, Cornish clotted cream, which has been given Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) status.

The EU protected food name scheme covers regional and traditional foods whose authenticity and origin can be guaranteed.

An updated specification for this product is undergoing national consultation and review.

To get a product protected under PDO, it must be produced, processed and prepared in one area and have distinct characteristics from this area.

Published 7 August 2007
Last updated 20 January 2016 + show all updates
  1. Specification for the amendment application removed as it has been rejected.
  2. First published.