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Antica Macelleria Falorni

Antica Macelleria Falorni This famous macelleria is located in Piazza Matteotti in Greve in Chianti. Think prosciutto heaven…  Throughout the store, legs of prosciutto are hanging from the ceiling giving off an intoxicating aroma. There is a butcher shop, a cheese cellar and various stacks of vacuum sealed meat products spread around waiting to taken. […]

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Prosciutto di Parma: a fairytale

Prosciutto di Parma: a fairytale It can be sweet, meaty, buttery, salty; nutty or funky—the nuance of flavor in prosciutto di Parma is remarkable. But the process of making it couldn’t be simpler: ham, salt, and air. Well, maybe simple isn’t the best term. The Parma Ham Consortium came together in 1963 in order to […]

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