About Ciavenasca Goats
Goats belong to the alpine group of goats and are from Val Chiavenna
(province of Sondrio – Lombardia, Italy) where they are commonly reared. They are
very suitable to mountainous grazing.
75-80 cm high at their withers. They are variously colored with a short hair
coat. They are horned.
a dairy breed, but they are reared for meat as well (kids and animals to the
final stage). 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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