Tag: garfagnana

Barga Chocolate 2009

barga chocolateYou 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

“Il Desco”: tastes and knowledges on display in Lucca

luccaNext weeks “Il Desco” will start in Lucca, it will exactly take place from 15 November to 14 December. This market show promotes the excellences of this special area, known worldwide for its unique oil, its bread and wine.

Lucca inhabitants really care of the table and all the related objects. Tables are a sort of combination between traditional farming houses and elegant furnishings. Poor dishes, rich in flavours, habits and traditions.