You are going to restore yourself in the wonderful landscapes of Garfagnana, from 5 to 8 December, at the fourth edition of “Barga Cioccolato” (Barga Chocolate). This is an event dedicated to chocolate tasting, exhibition and sales of special products.Barga is an ancient village near Lucca, widely known for the beauty of its streets and the romantic landscapes it offers. During the summer many events related to art and jazz music are scheduled.
Before Christmas Barga Chocolate offers many exhibitors in the town historical center. Four days entirely dedicated to chocolate, cake making, chocolate liquers and new tecniques in chocolate making presented in these recent days.
A selected group of maître chocolatiers, coming from the whole region (Prato and Arezzo mainly) and also masters from Turin and other italian cities.
Through the village centre up to the Duomo, the historical route with every kind of chocolate, from the most-known to the most specific and spiced or flavored.
Barga Chocolate is also an occasion to discuss recipes, preparations, secrets, history and tasting tours. A new experience of Christmas, a nice occasion to find a gift for someone special.
December 7 in Barga is also the traditional Festa dell’Immacolta (Immaculate Conception), town’s patron celebrated around the streets with wax candles and in the white marble Millennium Dome.