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La Prova del Cuoco – Rai1 TV video

La Prova del Cuoco – Rai1 TV video A fantastic one-day experience at the Rai TV studios in Rome for a “Prova del Cuoco” episode, program hosted by Antonella Clerici. The episode was dedicated to the Befana (witch) and of course Triora had to be there. During the show the Campanile Triora and L’Erba Gatta […]

Oil

Extra virgin olive oil It was the Benedictine Monks in the Middle Ages that improved, through careful selection, the olive plant. They created the Taggiasca olive variety and taught the mountain “terracing” technique using dry walls (maixéi). Creating “strips” and making the land arable in a territory which only the foresight and fortitude of the […]