Cuisine of Cantabria – Spain 2019
Spain issued two stamps to celebrate Cantabria ‘s two best known Culinary Products . Honey from Liebana and Picon Bejes-Tresviso Cheese.
Honey from Liebana- The honey comes from large protection area which includes all municipalities of Liebana District. There are two types single flower heather honey and honey dew honey. heather honey is amber with a little bitter flavour , honey dew honey is very dark amber with woody flavour.
Picon Bejes-Tresviso Cheese- It is produced in Liebana . Made with Sheep, cow or goat milk and matured in limestone caves for two months. It is white with blue veins and spicy flavour.
Date of Issue 26 Sep 2019