Pedro Couceiro believes that Queijo Serra da Estrela/PDO is a unique landmark within the Portuguese gastronomy and it is only fair to consider it as one of the 7 Wonders of the Portuguese Gastronomy.
THE WARRANTY OF A TRUE
AND GENUINE SERRA DA ESTRELA
SERRA DA ESTRELA
A region that preserves in its valleys all the knowledge regarding the true cheese
FROM MERCHANT TO AFFINEUR
An ancient calling, passed from grand-father to grandson, which gave birth to Vale da Estrela Dairy.
The family of the great Serra da Estrela
is a real feast of flavours and aromas.
- Founder of the Portuguese Society of Gastronomy, chairman of the Portuguese Society of Natural Sciences, a true epicurean, who became one of the most notorious Portuguese gastronomists. A great promoter of the national cuisine.
“(…) Queijo da Serra. This soft cheese is so thin as no other one within the same range in Europe”