The honey from Valtellina

Honey and cheese, the perfect combination

A tip for anyone visiting Milan: you can board a special train that will bring you directly here, to the Valtellina! This is where you'll find the most beautiful landscape and all the products that are typical of this area. For example the honey (and the propolis). Let's understand where does the honey come from and how is it produced.

 

Would you like to spend a week in one of the most picturesque areas of the Italian Alps? Here  is what you need to do! Get “The Italian Gourmet Holiday Raffle” tickets to get a chance to win 7-day stay at La Fiorida, a Luxury Resort & Spa located in the famous area of Valtellina. (20% will be donated to the “I Love Norcia” association to support the reconstruction of the town, dramatically hit by the recent earthquake)

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