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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
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 12:00 pm

From over 20 years "gli AROMI" deals with the production and...

From over 20 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.

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The Evolution of a Visionary's Dream

Enrich didn't want to grow tomatoes like others around him, he wanted to put the spice in the food others cooked. He succeeded! This is a beautiful, serene place growing an... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2016
Tom U
Sanibel Island, Florida, USA
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Sanibel Island, Florida, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Enrich didn't want to grow tomatoes like others around him, he wanted to put the spice in the food others cooked. He succeeded! This is a beautiful, serene place growing an extremely wide variety of herbs and spices. We are doing a food and wine oriented tour of Sicily, and our planner suggested this as a stop. It was time... More 

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Not to be missed if staying near Scicli - the most amazing location for a beautiful herb garden. Enrico was so welcoming, and so passionate about his business, taking us on an hour-long tour around the herb gardens and green houses. A great experience, and highlight of our time in Scicli.

Thank Helen Q
Seville, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Gli Aroma is a wonderful herb garden in Sicily, a short way north of Sampieri, on the south-east coast. Admission is free, and there is no hard-sell, though a wide range of herb plants and herbal products are available. The range of herbs is absolutely astonishing - some two hundred different herbs, for culinary, medicinal, aromatic and decorative purposes. Recently,... More 

Thank Martin W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

I emailed Enrico last minute to see if we could tour the gardens. He replied quickly and offered us a 1 hour tour the next day. I was really pleased to see the variety of plants available on the property. You can tell that this family own and operated herb farm is well planned and maintained with pride. We came... More 

Thank jrc6473
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2016 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 

Thank 813ken
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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 Cath B
Ferrisburgh, VT
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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 

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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 

Thank waterbeetle
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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