Country house Rifugio degli Dei

Positano organic typical products

Our recipes


(for two people)

Spaghetti garlic, oil and pepper:
cook 160 g spaghetti in salted water. While pasta is cooking heat three spoons olive oil with chopped red pepper. add two sliced garlic cloves. Drain spaghetti and mix them with oil.

Mozzarella alla caprese:
slice two “tomatoes from the coast” and buffalo mozzarella D.O.C. Lay down on a plate alternated slices of tomato and mozzarella and season with olive oil, origano, basil and a pinch of salt.

Grilled pumpkin:
finely slice the pumpkin, cook it on a pre-heated griddle on both sides. Make a sauce with vinegar, a spoon of olive oil, salt, parsley and if you like red pepper. Put the slices in a terrine and season the pumpkin with the sauce. Serve after half an hour.

Provola cheese in lemon leaves:
cut the provola cheese in slices of about 1 cm and lay each one on a lemon leaf; grill it on a pre-heated griddle on both sides.

... Enjoy your meal!!!

Our organic agriculture

Live healthly… use organic products for your holiday at Rifugio degli Dei.

The magic atmosphere of  Rifugio degli Dei with its wonderful view and its peace will fill your soul and spirit with serenity and the close contact with nature widen these sensations.
With all this, food could not miss…
Following a naturalistic philosophy our company offers its guests seasonal organic food locally grown (oil, potatoes, pumpkin, cucumber, eggplant, onions, peppers, lemons, jams, liquers and limoncello) also revealing you the typical recipes of Positano and Amalfi coast.

More than a hundred olive trees have been grown for ages, the oil is still made following traditional methods and that’s why it is the basic element in the world famous Mediterranean cuisine.

The Amalfi coast is famous all over the world for its lemon groves which dominate the terraced land. The Sfusato form amalfi is characterized by a unique smell and taste.
Just like every house on the Amalfi coast, even our house has its lemon groves, ideal to quench your thirst in the heat of summer days.

The delicious tomatoes from the coast are the main ingredients of cold dishes such as la “caprese” tomato and mozzarella salad, or the characteristic cherry tomatoes “sconcillo”, famous for the preparation of the bruschette.

Our company offers a wide choice of vegetables that granddad Elia grows with care and devotion. Among these, as you can see in the pictures, pumpkin and pumpkin flowers, cucumbers, and eggplants. Depending on the period of the year, you can try different types of vegetables and typical products. Tasting them, you will recognize the genuinesses and it will be like going back into the past, thanks to characteristic old tastes.

Via Arienzo, 43 - 84017 - Positano (Sa)
Fax: (+39) 089 811 279 - Tel. (english/italian spoken): (+39) 339 8390809
E-mail: info@rifugiodeglidei.it