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Concord's Crucolo Day with 400-pound cheese wheel

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Concord's Crucolo Day with 400-pound cheese wheel

Melanie Wong | | Dec 15, 2013 11:43 AM

A news item about Crucolo Day and parade in Concord, MA caught my eye. Mostly because the honoree was a 400-pound wheel of Italian cheese that I was not familiar with. Actually my favorite part of the reporting was reading that the name of the Concord Cheese Shop cheese buyer is Brie Hurd.

http://www.wickedlocal.com/concord/fe...

http://edibleboston.com/ai1ec_event/4...

Apparently Crucolo cheese is the product of just one producer in the Trentino regions of Italy and available in three types.
http://www.crucolo.it/en/prodotti/for...

Looking for info here, I found this one rec by cheesehound, DonShirer,
http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/8641...

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