Gourmet lovers will find food boutiques where they can buy typical products such as the Ciauscolo (a sort of spreadable salami), Fossa cheese, olive ascolane and pasta Latini (dry homemade pasta). Do not forget that every day there is a market in Corso Mazzini where you can find good products at cheap prices. The Marche also boasts excellent wines such as the white Verdicchio and the red Rosso Conero.
The shopping areas in Ancona include: Corso Mazzini, Corso Garibaldi, Corso Stamira, Piazza Roma, Piazza Erbe and Piazza del Plebiscito. Here you can acquire “Made in Italy” goods of all kinds, from clothes to bags, shoes and jewels. In the same streets and squares there are antiques shops and art galleries. If you look around, you will also find traditional pottery and lace shops.