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Food and wine events in Italy in August

Written by EFW Staff

Italian holidays: ascolana olives, craft beer and much more

In Italy


The night of San Lorenzo be prepared to watch the falling stars with the nose up and… a glass of wine. Calici di Stelle is coming! It is the festival that toast to summer celebrating the Italian wine. Promoted by Movimento Turismo del Vino and Città del Vino, the event is now a point of reference for passionate and wine lovers of Italy. It is an event at a national level, where each region organizes, from 3th to 14th August, specific evening to promotes the wines of the territory in an exceptional location. We suggest Calici di Stelle Valdobbiadene on August, 7th at Villa dei Cedri, where people can taste the popular Prosecco Valdobbiadene Superiore DOCG, or Calici di Stelle Asolo on August, 10th from 21 to midnight involving all the historical centre of Asolo with tasting of Asolo Prosecco DOCG.
Lots of cities and wineries all over Italy participate to the event, discover which is the closer event visiting the website.

Trentino Alto Adige


La Dolomitica is coming back also this year, on 04th August at 12.00: the culinary event… on the garden! Yes, it is like a real picnic on the mountain laying on the grass of the Sas Dlacia (San Cassiano – BZ) to taste the great dishes realised with the typical products of Dolomiti. The menu consists in tasting 11 dishes cooked by the best chef of Alta Badia and Cortina. Compulsory booking, 78€ per person.



Which one can be the main event in Ascoli Piceno? The Ascoliva Festival of course! This is the fifth edition and the event aims to promote the best product of the tradition of Marche, besides safeguarding it from dangerous forgery. Ascoliva Festival it is the unique event at international level to promote the ascolana olive thanks to the presence of the best producers of Marche together with shows, workshops and guided visits of the city. Are you around from 10th to 20th august? You have to pay a visit! It will take place, like in the last four editions, in the amazing location of Piazza Arringo.



“Amunì a Sciacca, amunì allo StreetFoodFest 2017”. Let’s go, thus, to the Street Food Fest 2017, from 17th to 20th August in Piazza Angelo Scandaliato, the beautiful terrace on the sea of Sciacca. With more than 30 varieties of different food, Street Food Fest is now a mainstays in the panorama of street food where you can taste all the Sicilian delicacies, all in a single location.



It is ready for the third edition of the Brewery Festival from 25th to 27th August at Piazzale Cesare Betteloni (Peschiera del Garda – VR). We are talking about a successful event that in three editions involved the best Italian breweries together with an excellent selection of street food to lick your fingers. Three evenings marked by the good beer and great food but also music and DJ set. From 17.00 to 01.00 – Free entry.

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