Westphalian Pumpernickel - a protected speciality
Regional products are an expression of the affinity people feel with their home region. They identify with authentic, natural foods, many of which have been made for generations using the finest ingredients, traditional methods and the utmost care. There is growing interest in these kinds of specialities, as people know they can rely on the producers and trust the origin of the products themselves.
Westfälischer Pumpernickel (Westphalian pumpernickel) is one such speciality – it is a product that embodies the character of its native region. In November 2014, the European Commission acknowledged this by awarding it PGI (protection of geographical indications)... READ MORE →
(Gelsenkirchen, 2014-11-21) Westfälischer Pumpernickel (Westphalian pumpernickel) is now registered by the EU as a regional speciality. Therefore, it is now officially awarded as ‘protected geographical indication’ (PGI) and …