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Trentino's local cuisine was formed mainly by the Italian and Slavic cooking traditions and was strongly influenced by the German food culture!
Cream, butter and cheeses are basic ingredients for many recipes due to the region's extensive milk production!
A completed traditional meal in Trentino consists of some kind of salami as a starter, fresh lake and river fish, game and rabbit as a main course, and apples, pears or plums as a dessert.
Many types of cheeses are produced in Trentino such as bagoss, casolet, pressato di Merano, grana Alto Adige, graukäse, grana Trentino, while asiago is the most used one broadly due to its shiftiness.
Pork and pork products are similarly important to the local cuisine which is a characteristic example of the German influence.
A regional smoked ham called speck dell’Alto Adige is one of the most delicious local hams in the area and it is used as basic ingredient for many dishes!
Trentino is one of the finest wine-producing areas in the world, that's why many local and international wine industries choose this area for their main cultivation zones!
Trekking, ice-skating, climbing, snowshoeing or mountaineering are only some of the activities that you can do in Trentino but the most popular is definitely skiing.
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Goulash might not be a local dish but it's very delicious and a must-try. Goulash is actually a soup or stew of meat and vegetables, seasoned with paprika and other spices.
It's also a typical Sunday dish for the locals!Read More
The white Nosiola is a unique type of grapevine, cultivated in the Valle dei Laghi & Val di Cembra. Its wine is characterized by its excellent aroma & taste and it's one of the most common local w
The local red wines Teroldego Rotaliano and fruity Marzemin are really tasty as well!Read More
Berliner is a popular dessert and it is actually doughnut without a hole in the center, made from fried sweet yeast dough while usually filled with marmalade or jam.
In South Tyrol and Triveneto, it's called kraffen while in the Souther parts they call it bomba.Read More
Food tours in Trentino is a luxurious activity that should not be missed as they let you discover the amazing local culinary tradition of the region with ease.
Some excellent food tours in Trentino include Bergila, Alpe Pragas Srl and Forst Brewery.Read More