Traditional Agricultural Products

Traditional agricultural products of note are the dried fruit production (figs, almonds and carob beans), berry brandy and even the production of cork, particularly in areas of the Algarve northeast. It is also notes the production of cork and citrus, whose production is quite relevant, the largest orange groves are located in the municipality of Silves, especially the town of Silves, the Algarve orange is very sweet and enjoys great fame not only in Portugal and internationally.

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The image can be seen one of the pictures for which the Algarve is best known. Almonds are widely used in the cuisine of the region, highlighting the almond sweets, exported all over the country and abroad, which is another milestone in the Algarve culture.

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