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What are some Italian cheeses?

Parmesan, Pecorino, Mozzarella, Ricotta, Casalina, Gorgonzola, Dolcelatte, Fontal, Fontina, Grana Padano, Mascarpone. They are just some of the better known ones, but there is a list of about 400 Italian cheeses in related links. Full Answer

Smelly Italian cheese?

While most fine cheeses have an aroma, many Italian cheese earn the distinction of being smelly. Romano and Parmesan are the two most common Italian cheeses. Full Answer

Do you eat the Gorgonzola rind?

Most Italian cheeses need to have their outer skin removed before being eaten eg hard pecorino cheeses. They are simply to protect the cheese inside during storage. It is advisable to do the same with gorgonzola even if it is… Full Answer