Antica Drogheria Mascari is the oldest food speciality store in the historic center of Venice.

In fact, fifty years have passed since the shop was opened in Calle degli Spezieri (street of the spice merchants) near the Rialto Bridge .

The tradition started by Luciano and his wife Sonia in 1948 is carried on today by their two sons, Gabriele and Gino with the same commitment and dedication.

Quality and expertise make the store a landmark for all those who are looking for delicacies such as spices, truffles, tea, dried mushrooms and balsamic vinegar by the gram or liter;things that nowadays are impossible to find elsewhere in city.

Today as yesterday the care taken in choosing the products for sale in the store aims to satisfy a clientele that is both foreign and Italian, with quality always the top priority. The shop offers a wide variety of the best products used in traditional Italian cusine and it is one of the most eagerly sought destinations for numerous tourists that seek genuine Italian products.

The wine and liquor section is capable of satisfying the most difficult palates and tastes. The vast range contains wines from the best Italian winemakers and their best vintages.

The section devoted to jams and marmalades is also fascinating and full of surprises. Besides traditional flavours you can find unusual and original flavours not found elsewhere.

Cookies, typical sweets and nougats from various Italian regions, along with every type of candy (with and without sugar) and more than fifty types of honey make the store even more inviting.

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