Since the 2015 season, the guarantee of a true žinčica is the trademark Žinčica Salašnícka. Based on an application of the Guild of Producers of Sheep Cheese in Turiec, it was inscribed on the list of trademarks at the Industrial Property Office in Banská Bystrica on December 4, 2014.
Their endeavour is to simplify the selection of the traditional Slovak drink for consumers, the Pravda daily wrote. Currently, there are many drinks on the market which do have cow milk added. Consumers tend to drink milk products regularly not just because of its specific taste but also due to its positive health effects.
1. Feb 2016 at 6:05 | Compiled by Spectator staff