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Protected food name: Cornish sardines

The specification for Cornish sardines, a protected food name product.

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This document provides detail on a protected food name product from the UK, Cornish sardines, which has been given Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) status.

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

The EU will only give a product the PGI mark if they decide it has a reputation, characteristics or qualities that are a result of the area it’s associated with.

Published 7 August 2007
Last updated 31 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. Change of wording due to approval of amendment and update of product specification document.
  2. Updated the product specification for the amendment being considered.
  3. Added the amended specification from February 2016.
  4. First published.