Slow Food Island

On Ustica, time has a different pace, it follows the rythm of nature



in all senses

Discover a rich and uncontaminated nature that produces good fruits such as Ustica's lentils and broad beans, for years on the Slow Food list. Ustica's lentils and broad beans have earned the Slow Food recognition because they are grown according to traditional organic agriculture methods.



Ustica's lentil, the smallest in Italy, and broad bean, which have always been grown on the island, have been included in the Slow Food list by the organization that protects at-risk quality products linked to the territory.

When the organization was established, there were few farmers, today many young people are engaged in the cultivation of lentils and broad beans and the production has increased with the improvement of uncultivated land giving important results also from an environmental point of view. Now local lentils are exported to Italy and abroad and are always in the astronauts' menu.

Ustica's Lentils

Slow Food List

Tasty and nutritious food, Ustica's lentils are a basic ingredient of local dishes. The traditional recipe is the soup, enriched with local vegetables and flavored with basil.

Ustica's Lentils

Our warm welcome, the sea, the nature and the wonders of Ustica are ready to welcome you

Book now your holiday in Ustica

logo Hotel Clelia Ustica

Follow Us
on Social Network

Book now
at the best guaranteed rate

Book your holiday safely

Carta di credito Visa Carta di credito Mastercard Carta di credito JCB Carta di credito American Express Carta di credito Paypal
CIR HOTEL CLELIA 19082075A301187 | CIR B&B CLELIA 19082075C101134  |  CIR CASE VACANZA CLELIA 19082075B401182  |  CIR CASA 3/4 posti 19082075C208207