Greek PDO Fruits and Vegetables
Greece’s fertile land and diverse climate have given rise to a wealth of fruits and vegetables, many of which are unique to the country. With over 25 Greek fruits and vegetables granted Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) status, these exceptional products reflect the nation’s agricultural heritage, local customs, and time-honored cultivation techniques.
The Significance of PDO Fruits and Vegetables in Greece
PDO status is awarded to products with distinct characteristics attributable to their geographic origin and traditional production methods. Greek PDO fruits and vegetables are emblematic of the country’s rich agricultural history and cultural identity. By preserving and promoting these products, Greece safeguards its culinary heritage and supports local farmers and communities.