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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

Traditional Cuisine of Capri Island

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Featured Accommodation

Hotel Sporting

Hotel Sporting

Vico Equense

Hotel Sporting is a splendid panoramic hotel overlooking the sea located in Vico Equense in the magical setting of the Sorrento Coast.

+39 081 879 96 61

Hotel Michelangelo

Hotel Michelangelo

Sorrento

Located in the heart of Sorrento, the hotel Michelangelo 4 stars offers a warm and special atmosphere for an unforgettable stay.

+39 081 878 48 44

Hotel Plaza

Hotel Plaza

Sorrento

40 years of experience in the art of hospitality. Located a few steps from Sorrento's main square Piazza Tasso.

+39 081 878 28 31

Residenze D'Amare

Residenze D'Amare

Sorrento

Modern and comfortable rooms and apartments located in the green hills of Sorrento just a few km from the main local tourist attractions

+39 338 68 09 990

Torre Turbolo

Torre Turbolo

Nerano and Sant'Agata

Torre Turbolo, an ancient Saracen tower, houses four sea-view flats with every comfort and close to Nerano beach

+39 081 808 1051

Tours and Transfer

Manag Bus

Manag Bus

Sant'Agnello

Company that organizes tours throughout Italy and also on European territory.

+39 081 878 89 09

Your Amalfi Coast

Your Amalfi Coast

Sorrento

A company for day tours, shore excursions and transfers throughout the Sorrento and Amalfi Coast area, with english speaking drivers.

+39 338 668 80 81

Alca Italian Lifestyle Excursions

Alca Italian Lifest...

Sorrento

Alca Excursions offers transfers from and to ports, stations and airports and tours of Naples, Sorrento, Pompeii and the Amalfi Coast

+39 333 561 99 00

Caruso Limo

Caruso Limo

Sorrento

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

+39 081 877 15 66

+39 339 79 09 401

Esposito Travel

Esposito Travel

Positano

Esposito Travel organizes private and group tours, boat excursions and transfers to the Amalfi Coast, Sorrento, Naples, Pompeii and more.

+39 335 1612851