Guidance

Protected food name: Staffordshire cheese (PDO)

The specification for Staffordshire cheese, a protected food name product.

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Staffordshire cheese (PDO)

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Details

This document provides detail on a protected food name product from the UK, Staffordshire cheese, 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.

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