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Festa dello Gnocco

From August 31 to September 8, 2013 in Selva Trissino (Vicenza)

At the end of summer Selva di Trissino hosts the “Festa dello Gnocco”: Saturday August 31 Sunday, September 8, 2013 will stage the ninth edition of the great feast dedicated to the typical local product.

This great event in 2012 drew more than 25,000 people, an event dedicated to the promotion of a territory through its typical products.

The success of the result of the high quality of the products offered. Certificates De.Co., the protagonists are the delicious homemade gnocchi and made ​​stir-fry sauces in 11 thanks to the excellent work of the volunteers of Selva and the surrounding areas and various local charities, which are essential for the success of the party.

Yet it is not only good food: Sunday, September 1st will host the Gnoccobike, mountain bike race, which has the participation of hundreds of cyclists from across the region, will be held Sunday, Sept. 8 instead walking Gnoccolando food and wine, which runs between the paths of the village on the hills up to 850 m above sea level, rediscovering forgotten glimpses tasting the local products.


Monferrato Wine Festival

13 to 15 and 20 to 22 September, 2013 in Casale Monferrato (Alessandria) –
 
Casale Monferrato hosts the “Monferrato Wine Festival”: in two weekends, from 13 to 15 and 20 to 22 September, the traditional Italian festival offers a look at wine and typical products, accompanied by entertainment and concerts at the Market Pavia, the Castle and the old town.

 

The Italian hills come alive for the most important moment of the agricultural season in Monferrato: the harvest. Hard work is meaningful, because it will give life, with the new year, the birth of some of the finest and most appreciated wines in the world.

 

The Wine Festival, will once again be the privileged showcase these strengths, opportunities to those who participate to be able to taste and appreciate the wealth of country.

 

At Pavia Market in Piazza Castello over 20 Pro Loco of the area will present their menu, which can be tasted under large tensile structures with more than 2,500 seats.

 

You can taste the wines of the “Golden Press” and other excellence of the territory. In addition, musical events, markets products, art exhibitions and trade, and other events at the Castello del Monferrato and in the streets of Old Town.