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Protected food name: traditional Welsh Caerphilly/traditional Welsh Caerffili

An application for traditional Welsh Caerphilly/traditional Welsh Caerffili to get PGI status.

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This document provides detail on a food product from the UK, traditional Welsh Caerphilly/traditional Welsh Caerffili, which is being considered under the EU protected food names scheme.

We have applied to the EU to get Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) status for this product. An application is currently undergoing national scrutiny

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

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

Published 4 June 2014
Last updated 18 January 2018 + show all updates
  1. Replaced the product specification with the latest version.
  2. Latest product specification added.
  3. Latest product specification from the Welsh Government (updates were made in light of EU scrutiny).
  4. Changed status from PDO to PGI.
  5. First published.