One of the most famous drinks and cultural features made in the Ampezzo Valley is a potent spirit called grappa.
With roughly 40° alcohol, distilled from grapes, berries and even home-grown herbs such as juniper. There are countless variants of grappa, from the purest to the most intensely aromatised with fruit or local herbs.
This strong naturally aromatic drink is traditionally homemade, mostly from traditional recipes, often times using local and self-produced ingredients.
Grappa is a fragrant after dinner drink at home as well as typical in trendy wine-bars and cafés, mountain farms and lodges, the options are endless, in town as well as on the mountain.