Back to top

Focaccia di Recco - A Real Delight for the Palate


Focaccia di Recco – A Real Delight for the Palate

The Focaccia di Recco col formaggio is a typical product of this coastal town, consisting of a mixture of wheat flour, extra virgin olive oil, water and salt filled with fresh cow’s cheese. Few ingredients to give life to a real delicacy.
The origins of Focaccia di Recco date back to the period of the Saracen invasions, but the recipe seems to have already existed in Roman times.

Towards the end of the 1800’s it became a typical regional dish, and since then it has enjoyed a growing fame until it became the symbol of the cuisine of that territory. At the end of the 1990’s, Focaccia di Recco with cheese became a regional recipe that today can boast the IGP mark.

Precise rules characterize its production. The authentic Focaccia di Recco col formaggio IGP is produced and processed only in the municipalities of Sori, Avegno, Camogli and Recco, it is stuffed with soft cow cheese and baked in the oven.

It will be possible to attend a show cooking during which some chefs will reveal all the secrets of this delicious preparation.
And of course there will be the possibility to taste this specialty.

Show cooking della preparazione della focaccia di Recco


Information request for this experience.


    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipis elit, sed do eiusmod tempor.

      +585 889 996 96 184 Main Collins Street Victoria
      fb tw in
      How to reach Portofino Coast
      Mappa Portofino Coast

      BY PLANE
      – Cristoforo Colombo International Airport in Genoa, about 30 km
      – Galileo Galilei International Airport of Pisa – 130 km
      – Malpensa International Airport of Milan – 200 km
      – Linate International Airport of Milan – 170 km
      – Nice International Airport – 200 km
      Shutter service or private cars transfers may be arranged to/from the airports on request

      BY SEA
      Genoa Maritime Terminal, about 25 kilometres away

      BY CAR
      A12 Motorway: Exits in Recco, Rapallo, Chiavari, Lavagna and Sestri Levante providing convenient access from any direction.
      The main panoramic coastal road, the Via Aurelia (SS1), connects all the seaside resorts.

      BY TRAIN
      Stations located in the towns of Recco, Camogli, Santa Margherita Ligure, Rapallo, Zoagli, Chiavari, Lavagna, Cavi, Sestri Levante, Riva Trigoso and Moneglia.