Typical products of Ticino

Real flavour

Let Ticino’s food amaze you: rich with history as much as flavour. Take your seat and enjoy
trip through the scents and flavours of the traditional produce of the region.

Ticino cheese

Bite into Ticino. Discover the flavours of Ticino cheeses. Let yourself be inspired by this mouthwatering ambassador.


Discover Ticino’s ‘Slow Food’ and its protected brands: farina bona flour, cicitt sausages and Zincarlin cheese. The antithesis of fast food, produce which is rich in tradition, to be tasted and preserved.

But don’t forget Ticino’s other specialities: Polenta and Merlot are the essence of its cuisine.

Satisfy your appetite with the excellent quality of typical products, just waiting to be savoured. Ticino presents its harvest! Thanks to an initiative supported by the Canton's Department of Finance and Economic Affairs,
a project called "Ticino for you" has been launched. A showcase for producers and a guarantee for consumers about the origin of Ticino products. Products with the Ticino regio.garantie quality label are the main focus.


Discover a selection of experiences with a local flavour. The perfect way to discover everyday rural life in Ticino, in the company of the knowledgeable guide.