If you want to know what to eat in Ledesma, in its restaurants you’ll find regional specialties like “patatas maneás” with torreznos or stews of Lenteja de la Armuña, a legume that has I.G.P.
In Ledesma you can also eat fried River Tench, Maruja salad and thistle mushrooms.
In terms of meat, roasts are typical, most commonly suckling pig, as well as stews with rabbit or smaller game meats like partridge and hare.
It’s mandatory that you try the morucha meat (beef) and the embutido sausages, especially prepared in an empanada, as is done with the hornazo.
There are good wines in the area like Arribes, Sierra de Salamanca and Tierra del Vino de Zamora, all with Denomination of Origin.
Perhaps the most famous product to eat in Ledesma are the rosquillas leseminas. These donuts are small in size and prepared artisanally at Rosquillas Ledesminas G.D.G. They also make perronillas, mantecaos, magdalenas de nata, almendrados, roscas fritas, periquillos and bizcochos. A whole range of delicacies!