The Law nr.224 of May 30, 1989 promulgates the designation of origin of the salami of Varzi (DO), which establishes its uniqueness.
Subsequently, the Protected Designation of Origin (D.O.P.) * "Salame di Varzi" is entered in the "Register of protected designations of origin and protected geographical indications" according to EC Reg. N.1107 / 96 of the Commission of June 12th, 1996.
The brand D.O.P. certifies a product of a region and a country, whose quality and characteristics are essentially or exclusively due to the geographical environment, including natural and human factors.
Salame di Varzi D.O.P. is guaranteed by the Ministries of Agriculture, Food and Forestry through the checks carried out by the Istituto Parma Quality