Liguria typical food

The following products are typical from Liguria region.
They are identified and recognized by Italy and European Community as
Denominazione di Origine Protetta (DOP) or Protected Designation of Origin (PDO) and Indicazione Geografica Protetta (IGP) Protected Geographical Indication (PGI).



Type of product


Acciughe sotto sale del Mar Ligure
I.G.P. Fish, molluscs and shellfish dishes Genova, Imperia, Savona, La Spezia
Basilico Genovese
D.O.P. Fruit, vegetables and cereals Genova, Imperia, Savona
Focaccia di Recco col formaggio
I.G.P. Baked goods, biscuits, pastries Genova
Riviera Ligure
D.O.P. Olive Oil Imperia, Savona, Genova, La Spezia
Vitelloni Piemontesi della coscia
I.G.P. Fresh Meat Savona, Imperia
Curious to know more about other typical delicacies, less famous but very tasty, from Liguria ?
Take a look at traditional food products of Liguria , officially recognized by the Italian Ministry of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Policies.

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Are you interested in best wines of Liguria? (as you noticed there is no wine in the previous list) Here is the wine list!

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