It’s well known as food and wine are among the main attractions for travelers visiting Italy.
Wine and food festivals offer travelers several opportunities to taste local specialties as vacationing in the Belpaese.
Main feature of any gourmet festival taking place in Italy, is the expertise in combining food and wine with local culture, history, art, and with any other resource the territory has to offer.
What emerges from such mixes, are unique events.
May be travelers are a bit confused from the events’ name and may be led to think any festival is something them have already seen in some other areas of the country. But, in most part, behind the same name or theme, there is a festival as different as the local traditions, history and culture in Italy are. And the wine and gourmet specialties are a consequence of that.
So any festival, gives you the unique emotions and flavours from a territory.
In Spring, wine and food events are flourishing everywhere across the country. So traveling there, also just for a week-end, can gives you chances to experience something of unique about the Italian culture.
May, June and September boasts the most crowded schedule of fesivals.
At PrimeItaly.com we strive to keep you informed about the main events.
And in Italian Lifestyle, we are starting a sort of weekly review of wine and food festivals in Italy and the best options to get there.