Firiki Piliou PDO
Firiki Piliou PDO is a variety of apple, which has been cultivated for centuries in the region of Pelion, Thessaly, and comes from trees grown within a defined geographical production area.
Firiki Piliou is a small sized apple, has yellowish-green color, with some reddish patches on the sides which are mostly exposed to the sun. Firiki Piliou, high in pectin sugar which is vital ingredient for the heart’s proper function, has a strong aroma. It is mainly served as a dessert.
In 2011, Firiki Piliou was certified as a PDO (Protected Designation of Origin) product.