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Discover Sorrento an Amalfi Coast

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The coastal area is not only a vacation destination for its beautiful scenery, but still today is an important step in the food tourism, from Lattari mountains, to the fishing villages, you can rediscover the flavors of tradition.

The Sorrento cuisine is the daughter of popular Neapolitan cuisine, from which it draws the basics, especially on the choice of raw materials, always seasonal local produce.

Typical dishes are scialatielli with seafood, ravioli alla caprese, gnocchi alla Sorrento. Not least, the desserts, including lemon delights, sfogliatelle santa rosa, and obviously the baba al limoncello.

The pizza differs a little from that traditional Neapolitan, it is a bit thicker (but not too much) in such a way as to absorb more seasoning. A particular local variant is the “Pizza a Metro” of Vico Equense.

In winter you can taste fried donuts and struffoli, while in the summer the fish to lord it, with the specialties of the sea that you can taste in the many food and wine events at issue.

The cheese-making tradition located in the coastal area has many expressions: from riavulillo (small cheese stuffed with olives and hot peppers) to the Provolone del Monaco, to the “treccia” and mozzarella various forms and weight.

 

Local typical enogastronomic products

 
Caprese Cake

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Caprese Cake

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Featured Accommodation

La Casa dell'Orologio

La Casa dell'Orologio

Sorrento

La casa dell'orologio is a newly renovated hotel in the heart of the city center

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Hotel Europa Minori

Hotel Europa Minori

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Elegant hotel in the center of the town of Minori on the Amalfi Coast. Exclusive services and confortable rooms a few steps from the sea

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Sorrento Dream Resort

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Sorrento Dream Resort is a new, exclusive and elegant bed and breakfast in Sorrento, overlooking the sea of the Gulf of Naples

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The B&B Casa Reale is a comfortable turist building, near the center of Sorrento town and others interest places.

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Hotel Oriente

Hotel Oriente

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Hotel Oriente Vico Equense is a 4-star recently renovated rooms derived from the rock and balconies overlooking the sea

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Tours and Transfer

Positano Taxi

Positano Taxi

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With the transfer services and private tours of Positano Taxi you can discover and reach the most important places of Campania and Italy.

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Rosato Private Tour

Rosato Private Tour

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Escursioni e tour in Costiera Amalfitana e Penisola Sorrentina a bordo di veicoli Mercedes dotati di tutti i confort.

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Caruso Limo

Caruso Limo

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Caruso Limo will guide you to the discovery of: Sorrento, Amalfi Coast, Pompeii and Herculaneum ruins, Naples, Vesuvius, and Paestum.

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Positano Drivers

Positano Drivers

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Positano Drivers is a company that offers unforgettable day tours and transfers in Sorrento and Amalfi Coast Area.

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