Typical Products

The most important product of Genzano is undoubtedly the well-known local bread commonly known as pane casereccio, which is the first bread in Europe to receive the P.G.I. (Protected Geographical Indication). As well as this product, Genzano offers a wide variety of sweet baked buiscuits: tozzetti, bussolani, ciambelle al vino and all'olio (donut made with wine or oil), biscotti all'uovo (egg-based biscuits), "brutti ma buoni"; as well as the crostate (fruit tart pies).

BREAD OF GENZANO DI ROMA

Genzano features many norcinerie (pork butcher's), which established here after the inhabitants of Norcia settled in the town during the last century, bringing their techniques of processing pork meat typical of their home town.