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Gli Aromi Sicily

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Address: Contrada Santa Rosalia, 97018, Scicli, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: +39 342 061 6781
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From over 15 years “gli AROMI” deals with the production and marketing of...

From over 15 years “gli AROMI” deals with the production and marketing of officinal plants and aromatic herbs, focusing on endemic species of the sicilian coast and in particular of the iblea area. The firm produces more than 150 different varieties using traditional methods.At the firm are organized real fragrance journey, tastings and tours for the custermers. Besides the sale in vase, we propose fresh packed aromas for high cookery. We shoot for to increase the product range, obtaining quality and excellence of the spiciese already produced, and also suggest guide tours for visitors. The tour includes a ride in the firm illustrating all the varietiese of the herbs and possible using. “ gli Aromi” si occupa della produzione e commercializzazione di erbe officinali e aromatiche, puntando sulle specie endemiche delle coste siciliane e in particolare della fascia iblea.L’azienda, a conduzione familiare, produce più di 150 diverse varietà utilizzando metodi tradizionali. L’azienda di propone come meta di viaggio per curiosi e appassionati. Il percorso comprende visita aziendale, illustrazione delle varie essenze, loro peculiarità e possibili utilizzi; degustazione prodotti tipici e assaggi “aromatizzati”.

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Incredible place run by a super clever guy and his passionate family. A gem in a gem, next to Scicli. Just go there and let it be.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Valerio R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible place run by a super clever guy and his passionate family. A gem in a gem, next to Scicli. Just go there and let it be.

Thank Valerio R
Harwich, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

Enrico Russino and his family are passionate about their herb business, which has to have the most complete collection of herbs on the planet. This garden is well worth taking the time to visit for anyone who is enthusiastic about gardening, cooking, and consuming herbs and aromatic plants. Enrico is very willing to share his knowledge about herbs, from propagating... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Yet another beautiful church in Scicli. This one is so peaceful with permanent Exposition of Blessed Sacrament.

Thank RossifansYork
Ferrisburgh, VT
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

I lead a food and garden tour to sicily for 20 people and we had a tour and lunch at Gli Aromi. It's an excellent place to visit even if you aren't on a tour. Enrico the owner, is knowledgeable and enthusiastic. He's growing an amazing number and variety of herbs and tropical plants. The setting is breath taking looking... More 

Thank Charlie N
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

Visited Gli Aromi di Russino with 18 gardeners from the United States ...The owner, Enrico, exposed us to the most magical scents and tastes from his generous garden, sharing his infectious humor and graciousness along the way...Mama made us lunch...a little Vino and we were feeling charmed with this lovely farm and family. Don't miss this little piece of HEAVEN... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

Passion, knowledge, care, great intuitions and amazing products. Enrico (the owner) and his family have it all. I have visited several times and always enjoyed great events in an astonishing place. Plus, the people make the difference: an amazing family business with top quality products. I am a big fan of the aromatic pastas and the peperoncino. But was able... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

This is the best place to learn about native Sicilian plants for the garden and kitchen. The staff are knowledgeable and the owner is a botanist. There is a connection to the wonderful Satra restaurant in Scicli (that's another review!) I have purchased all my plants for the garden at gli Aromi.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

We met Enrico who guided us through all kind of herbs from many part of the world and you are invited to touch, smell, taste the huge varieties (200 !). It's so amazing farm. It's a family business .A smart and excellent idea to grow herbs of all kind .You see herbs from Israel, Greece,Africa, England, all over the Europe... More 

Thank Celita Louback W
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

Enrico is the star of the show here but of course the plants are a mix of familiar smells, tastes, names and appearance but there are suprises at every turn. I emailed and got a prompt invite to an evening tour on my mobile. . Very slick! So I will never look at a jar of capers in the same... More 

Thank Neil P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

A wonderful way to learn about plants that grow in Sicily preceded by a cooking lesson and lunch. All in all a fantastic experience and Enrico is a fantastic host and charming personality.

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