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Ponte dell'Olio (PC)

On Sunday, November 11, 2018, everyone should come to Ponte dell'Olio to enjoy this fair of local wines and products I Sapori del Borgo.
This is one of the most renowned food fairs in the Piacenza province, celebrating excellencies from Piacenza and Italy. Music, games, and the famous tasting route or Via del Gusto, a path that allows you to taste the best products from producers participating in the fair.

The star is the giant salami, Salame cotto gigante! A unique product accompanied by the music of a local band parading along Piazza I Maggio. Don't miss the slicing and selling at noon! At 4.00 pm all pieces of pancetta (cured meat) from Riserva del Borgo will be stamped before being stored for their ageing process.

The public can vote for the best exhibitor on Via del Gusto, who will win the "Espositore coi baffi" prize.

Date: the event will be held on Nov 11, 2018

Event timetable: from 9 am to 6 pm


9 am: opening of "I Sapori del Borgo" festival in Via Vittorio Veneto

9.30 am: opening of "La Via del Gusto" in Piazza I Maggio

10:00 am: opening of the area dedicated to "Wood and mountain agriculture on Tour" in the park of Villa Rossi (free entry from 10 am to 5 pm)

11.00 am: official inauguration of the 20th edition of SAPORI DEL BORGO with Corpo Bandistico Pontolliese and majorettes parade

11.30 am: lunch in the borough
A celebration of tastes with street food, traditional dishes and interesting revisited recipes.

At noon the band stops in Piazza I Maggio, the giant salami gets cut.

2 pm: truffle search contest with truffle dogs, please register before 1:30 pm at "Tartufo nero di Piacenza" stand.

2:30 pm: 9th edition of "Maninpasta"
Let's make i pisarèi with the Società Operaria

3:30 pm: Corpo Bandistico band and majorettes parade.

4:00 pm: Stamping of pancette from "Riserva del Borgo"

6.30 pm: award ceremony for the best exhibitor on "La Via del Gusto"

Entrance: free entry

Information and Booking Centre

Tourist Information Office of Grazzano Visconti Val Nure and Val Chero
Viale del Castello, 2 Grazzano Visconti - 29020 Vigolzone - Phone: +39 0523 870997 - Fax: +39 0523 870997
Weekday timetable:

The office will open from march to december with the following timetable: Tue/Sat 10.00am-01.00pm;
On mondays if not holidays the office will be closed.

Weekend timetable:

10.00am-1.00pm; 2.00-5.00pm

By Piacenza editorial staff (Oct 27, 2018)

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