Lucuma, Fruit of Peru (II)

As it was wrote in the post before, the presence of the lucuma in the imaginary pre hispanic one can be verified in many miths and legends, like the mith that explained the origin of the Pachacamac’s island, At front of Lurin’s coasts, Lima. Where the god Kon Iraya (Cuniraya)

Lucuma, Fruit of Peru (I)

Native fruit of Peru, lucumo is a tree that grows in the valleys up to 2500 m. Its fruit has a good amount of pulp mealy yellow / orange soft and pleasant taste. This natural product, from pre-Hispanic times was used by the Incas in their daily diet, has important

Pisco is Peru

  Pisco is the liquor obtained exclusively from the distillation of recently fermented “pisco grapes”, produced in the Departments of Lima, Ica (Ica, Chincha, Pisco), Arequipa, Moquegua and the Locumba, Sama and Caplina valleys in the Department of Tacna. Its name comes from the Quechua word (language of the Incas)

Flagship Products of Peru

As part of the process of consolidation of the Peru’s image like supplier of high quality worldwide products, the year 2004 created the Commission of Flagship Products of Peru (COPROBA), whose objective is to present strategies of protection and promotion of the flagship products with the purpose of put in