The Organic Revolution in Malta


With more and more people in Malta paying attention to the quality and origin of their food, it’s no surprise that independent, organic stores are increasingly popular. A focus on ingredient-based cooking in restaurants has inspired a focus on ingredients in the home and specialty food shops provide the everyday consumer with options for locally or foreign sourced and artisanal ingredients.

If you’re looking to go “bio”, or organic, in Malta, there are several options for certified organic shopping. Open-air markets that offer organic- with everything from fruits and vegetables to meats and cheeses all cultivated respecting traditional and natural methods. If you can’t make it to the market, there are quite a few options for organic shopping in Malta. Chain stores and supermarkets, as well as family-owned independent and ethically engaged organic shops, are easily found in various neighborhoods.