What are the most famous wines on the Amalfi Coast?
The Amalfi Coast is known for its "extreme wines", produced from vineyards perched on the side of steep hillsides that are a challenge to cultivate. The local DOC is "Costa d'Amalfi". The most famous winery is Marisa Cuomo in Furore.
The slopes of Mt. Vesuvius are also famous for their production of the historic "Lacryma Christi" wine, and the most famous winery is "La Cantina del Vesuvio".
What are the most famous local foods?
The Amalfi Coast is famous for its lemons, used to make the delicious local "Limoncello" liqueur. The stretch of coastline just below Salerno is known for its fresh bufalo mozzarella.
What is the most famous local dish from the Amalfi Coast?
The "delizia al limone" (lemon delight) is the most iconic dessert on the coast. Other classic dishes include fresh fish and seafood dishes and the "colatura di alici di Cetara" (a savory fish sauce) that is used to dress spaghetti.