LOCAL PRODUCTS AND SOUVENIRS
Natural Valle Secreto Cider is made from pippin apples from Valleseco. It is slightly gasified, but this gas is natural and comes from fermentation. Nothing is added to the must during its elaboration. This product harvested in Valleseco have been included in the brand Gran Canaria Gourmet, as well as other selected products from this island. You can buy this Cider in shops, restaurants and rural houses in Valleseco. It is also possible to find it in the cider destilery, where it is produced. From this natural product, vinegar and sparkling cider are also produced. In the International Wine and Spirits Awards 2021 held in Vitoria (Spain), these two varieties of cider, natural and sparkling, have received gold and silver medals.
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In Valleseco, you can find another ecological cider producer, Sidra El Lagar de Valleseco, which makes natural, sparkling, sparkling half-dry and sparkling brut cider. He also sells vinegar made from natural cider. You can buy his products in the local shops and in the destilery (tlf. 616 552 267). In October 2020, this brand received the gold medal for the half-dry sparkling cider and the silver medal for the natural and sparkling brut varieties in the International Cider Contest “Salón de les Sidres de Gala” (Gijón, Asturias). This year this producer has obtained the silver and bronze medals to the sparkling brut and half-dry sparkling ciders, respectively. This year has also obtained the silver medal to his natural cider and gold medal to the sparkling brut and sparklilng cider in the International Wine and Spirits Awards, held in Vitoria (Spain).
Another local farmer is Bodegas FRP, that make different cider varieties, such as, natural, ecological, sparkling brut, sparkling half-dry and marine. He has also won awards in the “Salón Internacional de les Sidres de Gala” (Gijón, Asturias) in 2021, such as the bronze medal with the sparkling brut cider. In the International Wine and Spirits Awards 2021 (Vitoria, Spain), their sparkling brut and ecological ciders have been prized with two gold medals. You can buy these products in the local shops and in the e-mail mabelbodegasFRP@gmail.com and the phone number 626 619 645.
From the nineties, the cheese factory Quesos Caseros from Valleseco has made different types of cheese (soft, half cured and cured). They have received several prizes during these years. In 2011, the World Cheese Awards held in the United Kingdom gave them the Silver Medal in the category of half cured cheese made with pasteurized goat, cow and sheep milk. In 2011, in the Island Cheese Competition, they also obtained the first prize for their cured cheese made with pasteurized goat, cow and sheep milk and the second prize for their half cured cheese. Their cheese is included in the quality brand Gran Canaria Gourmet.
Handmade Cheese Factory Lomo El Chorrito produces soft, cured and half cured cheese. The milk proceeds from their own animals (cows, goats and sheep), which gives their cheese a delicious taste. If you want to buy this product, you have only to go to this cheese factory, situated in Lomo de Madrelagua Street, number 43. Google maps
Handmade cheese factory Quesería artesanal Los Naranjeros makes soft cheese with milk from their own cows on their farm situated in the neighbourhood of Madrelagua. You can visit the factory calling the phone 626 999 129. Their products can also be bought in the factory, besides local shops and restaurants. They also sell door to door. Google maps
Naturalvalle is a local producer which makes traditional mojo sauce and jams. You can choose among different varieties (spicy or soft red “mojo”, green “mojo”, almond “mojo”, walnut “mojo”). He also makes jam from banana, mango, papaya, prickly pear, red prickly pear, apple. All these products can be found in the local shops. You can also phone to 649 381 475 or mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Honey is another product made in the countryside, which is very well considered because of its nutritional and healthy properties. One local producer is the brand El Molinero, that makes floral honey. For several years, he has obtained prizes in regional tasting competitions. In 2017, he obtained a second position in the international competition “Mieladictos”, where different types of honey from Spain and Portugal were tasted. This product can be bought in local shops and in the phone number 608 642 409.
SUPERMERCADO SPAR (L-S 8:30-13:30/16:30-20:30) Google maps
CAFETERÍA MIS TENTACIONES (7:00-13:00; 16:30-19:00 L-V; 8:00-13:00 S/D; Mx cerrado; verano L-V 7:00-13:00; S/D 8:00-13:00) Google maps
COMESTIBLES LALO (9:40-14:30/18:00-21:00 L-S; 9:40-15:00 D; Mx cerrado)
AUTOSERVICIO QUINTANA (8:00-13:30/16:30-20:00 L-V; 8:00-15:00 S) Google maps
AUTOSERVICIO ELI (8:30-14:00/16:30-21:30 L-V; 8:00-14:00/17:00-21:30 S; 8:30-14:30 D y festivos) Google maps Google maps
OTHER LOCAL PRODUCERS
PANADERÍA GONZÁLEZ (hasta las 10:30) Google maps Google maps
CARNICERÍA RIVERO VALLESECO (J 9:00-13:00/17:00-20:00; V,S 8:00-14:00/17:00-21:00) Google maps
CARNICERÍA EL CATIRE (MX-S 7:30-14:00/16:00-21:00) Google maps
VIVEROS VALLESECO (L-V 9:00-13:00/15:00-18:00; S 9:00-14:00; D cerrado) Google maps
VIVEROS LETI FLOR Google maps