SAN GIMIGNANO SAFFRON PDO
By Marialuisa Thursday, January 11, 2018

The area of production of this precious spice is limited exclusively to the Municipality of San Gimignano. Since the 13th century San Gimignano is famous for cultivation of “crocus sativus”, and thanks to the saffron trade many local families made a fortune and they built the famous towers still today a symbol of the town. […]