IGP of Bergamo Province

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Cold cuts

  1. sausages
  2. salami

IGP - What are they

IGP or “Indicazione geografica protetta” ( PGI – Protected Geographical Indication) is a mark of origin, provided by the EU, which promotes and protects agricultural products and foodstuffs, whose qualities and reputation depend on geographical origin.

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To obtain a IGP certification they so have to be produced and / or processed and / or prepared within a specific area.

Products have to meet strict geographical and quality criteria and they are subject to the control of a monitoring organisation which verifies and guarantees the following of the rules.