What could be more delightful than the bright, sparkling citrus aroma of freshly distilled Bergamot? About two years ago, Cindy and I traveled to Calabria in the south of Italy to visit an organic Bergamot essential oil distiller. Distiller Giuseppe Cuzzupi and his sister Elena warmly welcomed us at our hotel with regional bottles of […]


Finding Bergamot in Southern Italy

by Andrea on June 13, 2008

A trip in search of Bergamot in Southern Italy! Happily, we learned of a wonderful Bergamot producer in the “toe” of Italy, in the region of Calabria. So after an enchanting two days in Rome, we flew to Calabria, and continued by car along the Mediterranean Sea on a beautiful, twisting road through the small towns and […]