FDA uncovers widespread parmesan cheese maker scam - major producers padding grated cheese with wood pulp - Altered Dimensions Paranormal
You gotta hand it to the FDA for jumping all over this one. Turns out major cheese makers are mislabeling “parmesan” cheese that’s not really traditional Parma cheese. In fact, according to Grub Street, leading producer Castle Cheese (which sells to Target and Associated Wholesale) contained no Parmesan cheese at all. In fact, it contained a significant amount of wood pulp!