Southern Italy Bagnara Calabra Province of Calabria


Southern Italy Bagnara Calabra Province of Calabria

Calabria was, and continues to be, a poor region (by northern Italian standards), however the people tend to lead happy lives.  From a culinary perspective, Calabrians tend to consume:

  • swordfish
  • sardines
  • cod (Baccalà)
  • pork
  • lamb
  • goat
  • eggplant
  • chili pepper
  • Lemon
  • Fruit (pears, peach, cactus pears, mulberry, etc.)

From a production and economic perspective, there’s not much going on.  Tourism, however, is a key industry as is the production of pottery.



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