Arlena di Castro. Hazel Romana DOP

The “Nocchie”, hazelnuts, are part of the Mediterranean diet and are the basis of many desserts such as “tozzetti”, the “ossetti da morto”, the “brutti ma buoni”, the “mostaccioli” in donuts and meringues, but also for meat dishes such as rabbit stew. Their consumption dates back to pre-Roman times and Read more…

Arlena di Castro. Church of San Rocco

In Arlena di Castro, the church has a sixteenth aspect and inside you’ll find some eighteenth-century frescoes depicting the Madonna of the Rosary and the Holy Trinity. You can see traces of seventeenth-century frescoes also in the underlying Chapel of the Holy Sepulchre Chapel.

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