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Friuli Venezia Giulia – Food

The cuisine of Friuli Venezia Giulia is influenced by Slavic, central European and Venetian cooking traditions. Among the typical dishes: polenta, cooked in several ways and with different dressing and gubana, a wrap dough stuffed with dried fruit.
Prosciutto San Daniele is known and exported all over the world, while Sauris smoked ham is a specialty known by few.

Regional wines are highly appreciated by connoisseurs. Among the white grapes: Tocai Friulano, Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Pinot Bianco, Verduzzo Friulano, Istrian Malvasia, Manzoni Bianco, Pignoletto, Ribolla and Riesling. Among the red grape varieties: Merlot, Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon, Refosco, and Pinot Noir. Finally, from gray berry grapes: Gewürztraminer, Pinot Grigio, Moscato Rose.

 

DOCG WINES IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA:
Colli Orientali del Friuli Picolit
Lison
Ramandolo
Rosazzo

DOC WINES IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA:
Carso
Collio Goriziano o Collio
Friuli Annia
Friuli Aquileia
Friuli Grave
Friuli Isonzo o Isonzo del Friuli
Friuli Latisana
Lison Pramaggiore
Friuli Colli Orientali

SLOW FOOD PRESIDIA IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA:

Vegetables:
Resia garlic
Cavasso and Val Cosa onion
Radìc di mont
Gorizia Rosa Radicchio

Cheeses and dairy products:
Formadi Frant
Latteria Turnaria Cheese

Bread and baked goods:
Pan di Sorc

Meat products:
Fagagna Pestàt
Pitina

ARK OF TASTE PRODUCTS (SLOW FOOD FOUNDATION) IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA:

Cereals and flours:
Dent Corn

Confections and honey:
Bujadnik
Carso Marasca Honey

Fresh and dried fruit:
Tarcento Duracina Cherry
Zeuca apple

Cheeses and dairy products:
Carnia di Friuli Venezia Giulia
Montasio d’alpeggio
Ont
Salato
Scuete fumade

Vegetables:
Trieste garlic
Agostana Lettuce
Contovello Horseradish
Verzegnis Turnip

Pasta:
Timau Cjalzòns

Bread and baked goods:
Colaz

Breeds and animal husbandry:
Plezzana sheep
Petuccia and Peta

Meat products:
Crafut
Marcundela
Sasaka
Schultar
Varhackara

Spices, wild herbs and condiments:
Alpine Wild Radicchio

DOP PRODUCTS (Italian Protected Designation of Origin) IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA:
Cheeses:
Montasio

Oils:
Tergeste

Vegetables, fruit and cereals:
Brovada

Meat products:
San Daniele ham
Salamini italiani alla cacciatora

IGP PRODUCTS (Protected Geographical Indication) IN FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA:
Meat products:
Sauris ham

 

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