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- n. A Corsican cheese produced from ewe's milk, containing no lactose.
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Or head to the dining room, spectacularly carved from a massive boulder, for ravioli stuffed with brocciu (sheep's milk ricotta) and herb-strewn veal chops grilled over an open fire.
Imagine a sizzling skillet of wild boar stew and a creamy casserole of cannelloni with Corsican brocciu cheese.
At her stand you'll also find fiadone, a Corsican take on cheesecake made with brocciu a kind of Corsican ricotta, eggs, sugar and lemon zest.
Stock up on Corsican specialties such as fig preserves, canistrelli (a type of biscuit), brocciu (fresh cheese) and myrtle liqueur.
After a picnic lunch of fougasse (flatbread), brocciu (ewe's milk cheese) and half a jar of local honey, we hiked back to camp.