Enjoy the Coast

Discover Sorrento an Amalfi Coast

Learn the local cuisine secrets

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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

Hotel Nice

Hotel Nice

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The Nice Hotel is a family hotel and has 29 bedrooms divided in single, double, twin, triple and quadruple rooms.

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Small luxury B&B in the center of Sorrento, with rooms, antique furniture, and rooms perfectly preserved and unique charm.

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Villa Concetta

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Tours and Transfer

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Amalfi Driving Tours arranges tours and excursions to Amalfi, Pompei, Sorrento; in addition to providing a private transfer service.

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Sweet Private Tours

Sweet Private Tours

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Sweet Private Tours is a private drivers team that organizes customized tours, excursions and transfers throughout the Sorrentine Peninsula.

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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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Italy Limousine

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Italy limousine companies offers a real chauffeur service, all across this wonderful country

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