Food & Wine Archives - Cinque Terre Riviera

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The Cinque Terre are the realm of heroic cultures of wine and vineyards. Nature is tough, its vineyards are suspended between sea and sky, man and women, working here to produce excellent wines, keep tight to old traditions and mingle them with up-to-date techniques. Cinque Terre Riviera will always give you the best advice for the best wine experience of the Italian Riviera.


Monterosso Lemon Festival, the event not to be missed!

The most brilliant event of the Season: Monterosso Lemon Festival This unique colourful event usually takes place Mid May, but this year, with exact date is still unknown and, if the Lemon Festival will take place, due to Coronavirus emergency, it will be postponed towards the Autumn. But this is the tradition, anyway: every year […]

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Let’s go to Monterosso Anchovies Festival

Monterosso Anchovies Festival This is something! The real taste of Monterosso on all the village tables: fresh anchovies, that here are so delicious and special, cooked every style: fried, in tegame, marinated with lemon, on bruschettas with tomatoes! It is so fun strolling around and get this delicious food. One of the highlights of every season […]

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Foodie Guide to Cinque Terre

Get to know Liguria and Cinque Terre most famous ingredients and dishes Food Hints for a joyful staying in our land! The Cinque Terre, as all Liguria Region, have a long culinary tradition with recipes that are a mix of land and sea food. Here are some of the most popular recipes and our suggestion for […]

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11 Top Proved Benefits of Olive Oil

The miracle healthy benefits of Italian Olive Oil Extra Virgin Olive Oil (often synthetically called EVO) is the most important element that distinguish the Mediterranean diet and its delicious and healthy dishes. Most of the Italian recipes cannot be executed or get excellent results if prepared without a good quality one. Our cooking classes always […]

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The amazing art of the Italian Olive Oil

Olive Oil, a divine gift for our tables. Italian Olive Oil has an undisputed tradition as one of the best Extra Virgin Oil in the world. The Ligurian and Lunigiana territory has a very long historical tradition in olive’s planting. The cultivation of this balmy product dates back to the Roman Age. Two thousand years […]

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Cinque Terre food and wine tips. Eat local!

Food and wine as Cinque Terre visiting keywords Food and wine in the Cinque Terre are one of the main reason that should drive your choice to pick this amazing place as your next holiday destination.Native  Cinque Terre people know how to pick the right restaurants serving authentic Ligurian fare and wine bars that aren’t catering […]

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Best Gelato in Vernazza Cinque Terre

Best Gelato in Vernazza? Where can I taste  great “Gelato” in the Cinque Terre? What is the difference between Gelato and Ice Cream? Well, let’s follow Gino D’Acampo sharing with us the secret of authentic gelato making while talking to famous Vernazza gelato maker Gianluca Giannoni of Gelateria Vernazza. Follow us to and watch the video. Click […]

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The best restaurants in Cinque Terre?

Restaurants make the great part of your Cinque Terre Experience. People who come to the Cinque Terre are amazed by the scenery, the trails, its beaches, and mostly of all, by the GREAT FOOD! But answering to “which are the best restaurants in Cinque Terre” is not easy. Our villages are so small and still […]

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The charme of Vernazza aperitif time

The charme of Vernazza aperitif time an experience that leaves us speachless any time we have the lucky chance to have a glass of wine or a spritz there. The Piazza and the aperitif rite, for locals and visitors, every day at sunset. And every day our emotions are newly fresh as the very first day!. Love and beauty, […]

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