If you love food as much as I do, then you will drool over the following photo montage of my favourite Sardinian delights.
Freshly baked Sardinian Bread
Freshly cut Sardinian Artichokes
Grilled local veggies
Baked pancetta with local mushrooms (hand-picked)
Fresh Sardinian Squid
Local veggie stir-fry
Baked artichokes & potatoes
Artichokes, tomatoes and asparagus – all local!
Freshly picked parsley & baby tomatoes
Baked Orate & Potatoes
Sardinian Squid Ink Pasta & local red wine
Sardinian Porceddu – Sardinian Pork with white myrtle
Sardinian Sweets – My all-time favourite, in the whole world!
Getting ready for a baking with potatoes & olives
Cooked porceddu with myrtle berries
All local produce: Cheese, Olives and Artichokes
Everything that you’ve seen here is locally farmed, produced and hand crafted from age-old traditions that still ring true today. (I’m still, slowly learning the art of patience in the kitchen.)
I try my best to buy only products (fruit, veg, meats, cheese and wine) which are produced in Sardinia. It’s difficult sometimes but I can proudly say that 80% of the products consumed in my house come from Sardinian farms.
I think it’s important to keep our struggling Sardinian economy going and have bought only local produce for many years. I find the food tastes better, looks better and lasts longer than the produce shipped over on the boats.
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