Dean doused them in enough Parmesan cheese that they looked like Mount Abrams in February.
Parmesan cheese, otherwise called Lodigiano (from Lodi) or grana, was presented to King Louis XII.
The grana cheese known as Parmesan is not now so well made at Parma as in some other parts of Italy - Lodi, for example.
Parmesan is not confined to the province from which it derives its name; it is manufactured in all that part of Emilia in the neighborhood of the P0, and in the provinces of Brescia, Bergamo, Pavia, Novara and Alessandria.
With the exception of Parmesan, Gorgonzola, La Fontina and Gruyre, most of the Italian cheese is consumed in the locality of its production.
Parmesan (son of Sweetmeat): Favonius (D), Cremorne (D).