Guidance

Protected food name: Gloucestershire cider (PGI)

The specification for Gloucestershire cider, a protected food name product.

Detail

This document provides detail on a protected food name product from the UK, Gloucestershire cider, 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.