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)

Receive More Stories Like This In Your Inbox

SPONSORED

Recommended

Spaghetti al nero di seppia

Have you ever tried squid ink? I reckon that many of our readers, Italian food lovers as they are, haven’t yet. Squid ink has a unique “earthy”...

Tracing the origins of pasta

There are great love affairs that permeate the ages: Anthony and Cleopatra, Rhett and Scarlet, Samson and Delilah…Everyone and Pasta. There’s...

Meatloaf Italian style: polpettone al prosciutto con asparagi

I tend to shy away from making meatloaf at home. Growing up, my mother made meatloaf a lot. In fact, she made it almost every Wednesday. Now, she was...

Sardinian Fregola with clams

I was re-arranging my pantry recently and found a package of Sardinian fregola . Memories came flooding back of my trip to this wonderful island back...

Asparagus & goat cheese ravioli with burnt butter, sage & hazelnut sauce

Making your own pasta isn’t difficult, and I was reminded whilst making these ravioli just how satisfying, relaxing and therapeutic it can be. I...

Weekly in Italian

Recent Issues