Parmesan, also known as parmigiano reggiano, is a hard cow's milk cheese that is considered the king of cheeses. It has a rich, full-bodied flavor that is nutty and intensely savory. Parmesan cheese originates from Italy where it is a symbol of national heritage. BelGioso parmesan is produced domestically in Wisconsin using fresh local milk and aged for over 10 months. It has the full flavor of Italian parmigiano reggiano with a focus on local sustainability.