Ogliastra Cuisine and Wines: A Gastronomic Journey Through Flavors and Traditions with Artist’s Home Retreat

Discover the rich culinary tradition of Ogliastra with Artist’s Home Retreat! Our 4 holiday homes, located in Jerzu, Sarrala and Porto Frailis, offer you an ideal starting point to savor the authentic flavors of this wild and genuine region.
On our Cuisine and Wines blog you will discover:

Typical Dishes: Immerse yourself in the Ogliastrean culinary tradition by tasting dishes such as culurgionis, coccoi prena, coccoi e tamata prepared with fresh and genuine local ingredients.

Fine Meats: Delight your palate with fine meats such as porceddu, roasted lamb and kid, cooked according to ancient recipes handed down from generation to generation.

Unique Flavors: Savor the unique flavors of Ogliastrean cheeses, such as Sardinian pecorino, casu marzu and fiore sardo, produced with milk from sheep raised on pasture.

Delicious Desserts: Conclude your meal with typical desserts such as seadas and pardulas, made with simple and genuine ingredients.

Fine Wines: Discover the fine wines of Ogliastra, such as Cannonau, Vermentino and Malvasia Nera, produced from grapes grown in sun-kissed vineyards.

Typical Restaurants: Find the best restaurants where you can taste typical Ogliastrean cuisine in Jerzu, Sarrala, Porto Frailis and other towns in the region.

Handmade Products: Buy local handmade products such as olive oil, honey, jams and liqueurs to take home a souvenir of your gastronomic journey in Ogliastra.

Each article offers:
Detailed Recipes: Follow our step-by-step recipes to prepare typical Ogliastrean dishes in your own kitchen.

Tips for Choosing Ingredients: Find out where to buy the best fresh and genuine ingredients to prepare traditional Ogliastrean dishes.

Food and Wine Pairings: Learn how to pair Ogliastrean wines with typical dishes of the region to enhance the flavors of each course.

Suggestive Photographs: Exciting images that will show you the beauty of Ogliastrean dishes and the genuineness of local products.

Stories and Traditions: Insights into the history and culinary traditions of Ogliastra to learn about the origins of the region’s typical dishes.

Choose your gastronomic itinerary and prepare to live an unforgettable taste experience in Ogliastra!