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Slow Food International Conference – Terra Madre

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Slow Food International Conference – Terra Madre

  Join us in Turin for the Slow Food Festival.  Day one we will tour the city and become acquainted with local foods and history, then dive into the festival for the next 3 days, attending classes, demonstrations, and taking in the sites.  You will be free to attend the events you choose and then return each day to the tour group to share experiences and get tips on what to plan for the upcoming days.  We will round out the weeks touring the Piemonte region of Italy famous for it’s food and wines.  We will taste cheeses and truffles.  Naturally we will visit local wineries tasting...

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Umbrian & Tuscan Wine Tour September 25 to October 4, 2014

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Umbrian & Tuscan Wine Tour September 25 to October 4, 2014

  Wine Tour UMBRIA and TUSCANY – Fall 2014 PROGRAM Day 1            Working our way to Maridiana  – 10:00               Meet at hotel in Florence – 11:30                City tour of Arezzo, tour of the art of Piero della Francesca – 13:00               Visit hill city of Monterchi, Lunch and visit museum of Madonna  del Parto by Piero della Francesca  -16:00                Local buffalo farm to buy cheese – 17:00                Arrival at Maridiana, settle in – 19:00               Welcome reception with Gianni & Marisa Berna   Day 2           ...

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Le Vie del Buon Gusto – April 12-19th 2014

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Le Vie del Buon Gusto – April 12-19th 2014

Le Vie del Buon Gusto  – (The route of good tastes) is an organization of Umbria food producers, agroturismos, farms and restaurants who are dedicated to local organic products.  We will visit a number of these artisans/food producers and explore the Umbrian regions culinary delights and hidden treasures!  We will cook with local chefs and nonna’s in their kitchens.  We will visit local food producers including butchers, truffle distributors, olive oil and wine makers, plus more and learn about their processes whiles seeing them at work.  Of course we will eat and drink our way through...

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