Products were awarded three stars in international competition.
Barroso meat and honey, products with a protected designation of origin (PDO), were awarded three stars in the international Great Taste Portugal competition.
Albano Álvares, president of CAPOLIB – Cooperativa Agrícola de Boticas explains that: “It is extremely gratifying for CAPOLIB and for the producers of Barroso meat and honey, to be awarded three stars award for both products. It is with great pride that we are rewarded for our effort and dedication and it is also a great incentive for us to continue to produce products of the highest quality in Portugal.”
Meat and honey from the Barroso region have received the highest distinction in this competition which selects food of excellence. The three stars are attributed to the most exquisite products on the market.
This is already the second year of this competition with Portuguese products. In 2016, the PDO Barrosan Meat also won three stars and the honey from Barroso PDO one star.