Fresh Fishes from Lake Como
Deep Water, a Lot of Fish
In the clear, in places 425 meters deep waters of the Lake live approx. 30 different species of fish.
On the menus of almost all Ristorante you find allis shad (Finten), Alborellen, burbots, whitefish, missoltini, pesce persico and more.
Delicious Fish Dishes from Lake Como
The freshly caught fish will be offered marinated, grilled, baked, fried or pickled. A very popular fish dish is the risotto al persico. The persico is a kind of perch.
Who orders fritto misto di Lago, receives a fish platter with different types of fish, fried in sage butter and mouth-watering flavoured with fresh herbs.
A Special Recipe
Also typical for Lake Como is a special shad-dish. You find the recipe here.
Have fun preparing the meal and buon appetito.
Tanti saluti e a presto
Rosa Maria Lamberti