Producer: DEGUST, Vahrn
Region: South Tyrol
Cheese type: Soft cheese bovine raw milk
Appearance: some white mould with grey imprints - decorated with rose petals
Aroma: sweet - intense - fruity - flowery
Consistency: creamy - fondant
Maturation: 6 weeks in a glass - sealed container - with Gewürztraminer wine
Hansi Baumgartner is a well-known cheese affineur and founder of Degust, a renowned producer of cheese specialities based in South Tyrol. The name Degust is an abbreviation for "Degustation", which already indicates Hansi Baumgartner's goal: He wants to offer his customers a special taste experience.
Hansi Baumgartner has been working in the cheese industry since the 1980s and during this time he has acquired a broad knowledge of the production and ripening of cheese. In his products, he combines traditional craftsmanship with innovative methods and relies on high-quality raw materials and gentle processing. He places particular emphasis on close cooperation with regional cheese dairies and farmers in order to produce products of the highest quality and authenticity.
The Degust range includes a wide selection of cheese specialities South Tyrol and other regions of Italy. mild cheeses to strong and spicy varieties, there is something for every taste. Particularly well-known are Hansi Baumgartner's affinage specialities, where he matures the cheeses under optimal conditions, allowing their full aroma to unfold.
With Degust and Hansi Baumgartner, the focus is on unique cheese specialities South Tyrol and the highest quality in production and processing.
Al Tartufo: the encounter between Summer Black Truffle, a noble ingredient with an exclusive aroma and flavour, and our classic salami comes a fine sausage with a bouquet of unique aromas and flavours, capable of satisfying even the most refined palates of the most demanding gourmets.
Piccante: a cured meat that is the result of the combination of the typical Veneto salami and chilli pepper. The aromas are intense and captivating, the taste is articulated between aromas of seasoning and the pungent notes of chilli pepper, which are blunted by the sweetness of paprika.
Amarone della Valpolicella D.O.C.G.: when two excellences of the Venetian tradition meet, only a masterpiece can be born. We have enriched our salami with one of the finest wines, Amarone della Valpolicella D.O.C.G.. Here the typical flavours of the salami blend with the round and fruity aroma of the wine, creating a fine product with a unique and elegant taste.
Al Finocchio: to the typical Veneto salami we have added fennel seeds. The result is a cured meat with ingredients and flavours typical of Italian charcuterie. A cured meat with a fresh and decisive taste, but at the same time delicate, with a full and aromatic aroma.
the nicest fruits, guaranteed regional origin & hand-picked processing, the fruits matured in the summer sun. 70 gr. Fruit portion of 100 gr. End product