About Frontalasca Goats
Frontalasca Goats are from
Frontale in Val Rezzalo, Italy. They are similar to Swiss Grigionese Goats.
They are reared in the Valtellina, Val Malenco, Val Masino, and Valchiavenna,
They have a black coat with
white steaks at the sides of their head, bosom, sub-caudal area, and at the
limbs toes. They have medium length thick shiny hair and long sabre-shaped
They are a dairy breed, but
they are also reared for meat as well. A typical by-product is “Viulìn de càvra
de Ciavéna” from salted spiced thigh and shoulder, aged for 2-3 months.
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