Indicazione Geografica Protetta
IGP stands for ‘Indicazione Geografica Protetta’ which in the UK we know as 'Protected Geographical Indication' (PGI). Under the EU agricultural product quality policy, this "covers agricultural products and foodstuffs closely linked to the geographical area. At least one of the stages of production, processing or preparation takes place in the area." The following Italian ingredients are those which are registered as IGP.