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Near the wine route of Alsace twenty kilometers from Strasbourg lies the lovely village of Altorf. At the heart of the town is the former Benedictine abbey church Saint-Cyriaque with its Romanic aspect and its roccoco choir.
The safranière is situated near the church of Altorf, the company is called Saffron of the church. Flowers are manually harvested in October and pruned one by one to get back the heart.
A wide range of 100 % home-made products with saffron is to discover: chutney of saffron peppers, the walnut oil in the saffron, the saffron syrup, etc