Castuera there a product that has established fame: the nougat. The nougat is a product clearly Mediterranean is closely linked to the production of honey and almond. The origin of the tradition of Castuera nougat goes back to the Muslim era.The Spanish Inventory of Traditional Products include Castuera Nougat.
It enjoys cheese Castuera recognition, in particular, the most popular cheese and Torta de la Serena ", made from sheep's milk and has been recognized with numerous awards in food fairs.
The district is part of the production area of four products that stand out for their quality: Cheese, Wine, Ham and Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
Extremadura (Estremaura in Extremadura and the fala). It is a Spanish autonomous community located in the southwest of the Iberian Peninsula. It is composed of the two largest provinces in Spain: Cáceres yBadajoz. Extremadura bounded on the north by the provinces of Salamanca, Ávila (Castilla y León), south conHuelva, Sevilla and Cordoba (Andalusia), on the east, with Toledo and Ciudad Real (Castilla-La Mancha) and west conPortugal. Its capital is Mérida (Augusta Emerita old), the city recognized by the Statute of Autonomy as the seat of the Government of Extremadura.