Friday, July 6, 2018

provolone -

Provolone is a filata pasta cheese from Italy. This cheese has various shapes, such as pear shape, melon or cone. The texture of this cheese is semi-hard with a golden yellow skin.

Provolone has a sweet taste but when matured for a long time it feels to be sharper. The name Provolone comes from the word in the Neapolitan dialect that is the prova that became provola. The word refers to a form of Provolone cheese that is like a ball.