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Sagra del Formaggio – Magasa, Lombardy,Italy

Sagra del Formaggio – Magasa, Lombardy, Italy

The Sagra del Formaggio in Magasa, Italy might takes place in the beautiful setting of Val Vestino!

Cheese and transhumance are the two main reasons for this fest and there will be plenty to taste and see.

Note: Due to Covid-19 in the past many events were moved or had to be canceled. Make sure to always check official sites before booking tickets or heading to an event.

Costano, Italy – Sagra della Porchetta

Sagra della Prochetta di Costano –
You can see – Gutav and I not only love cheese!

THE EXACT DATE HAS YET TO BE ANNOUNCED

Itmight not be the oldest festival of Umbria but the organizers say they are very close to win that prize.
Around since the 1960ies the Sagra della Porchetta stands for quality, hospiitality and for a hell of a good time. 
If you are not in the area, which you might be because Perugia and Assisi are just a stonethrow away – you should jump into your car, hop on a train or saddle your horse. 

Have fun and maybe we see us there!

Due to Covid-19 in the past many events were moved or had to be canceled. Make sure to always check official sites before booking tickets or heading to an event.

Sagra della Toma – Usseglio, Italy

Sagra della Toma di Lanzo e dei formaggi d´Alpeggio – a true italian feast!

THE EXACT DATE HAS YET TO BE CONFIRMED!

At 4.30pm , friday the 15th of July the town of Ussegglio – a 1.5 hour drive north-east of Turin – will open its gates for the 23rd time to the Sagra della Toma.

Until Sunday evening you can taste your way through over 100 food-stands that will offer all kinds of piedmont cheeses and also products from other parts of Italy.

The highlight  is the presentation and tasting of the queens of the valleys – 
The Toma di Lanzo, the Toma del Lait Brusc and all kinds of other alpine goat cheeses.

Who has been in the area knows that there are plenty of awesome things to fill up your belly such as Jams and honeys and delicious salumi, eg. Salami di Turgia, Salsiccia alla Toma, Lardo etc. and I promis you will  find all of them there!

You can attend the “hour as a cheese maker” and produce your own tomino which you can of course  take home to show off to your friends or do a guided tasting with a jury of sensory experts.

And of course – there will be craft beer, piedmont wines and.. music!

Due to Covid-19 in the past many events were moved or had to be canceled. Make sure to always check official sites before booking tickets or heading to an event.

 

Pastorizia in festival – Picinisco, Lazio, Italy

Pastorizia in festival – Picinisco, Lazio, Italy

Now this is an event no dairy, cheese and lover of life and animals should miss!

For 2 days the little village of Picinisco in Italy’s Lazio region turns into an event ground that promotes the pastoral tradition of the Comino Valley and its mountains.

There will be talks, tastings, a lot of cheese and music.
A great event to connect with other cheese- and dairy maniacs!

Festa della Fava e del Formaggio- Lucrezia di Cartoceto, Italy

Festa della Fava e del Formaggio- Lucrezia di Cartoceto, Italy

Also the Marche has a Bean and Cheese festival! The * Festa della Fava e del Formaggio * in Lucrezia di Cartoceto.

Naturally fresh beans and Pecorino are the protagonists of this little festival but it wouldn´t be Italy if not many more yummy foods and drinks would be on offer.

Note: Due to Covid-19 in the past many events were moved or had to be canceled. Make sure to always check official sites before booking tickets or heading to an event.

Sagra Della Fava E Formaggio – Gemmano, Italy

Sagra Della Fava E Formaggio – Gemmano, Italy

Festivals that involve Beans and Cheese are a common thing in Italy. The * Sagra Della Fava E Formaggio * in Gemmano can be found up in the mountains south of Rimini. The town combines the festival with their annual festival to the shrine of Madonna di Carbognano.

The festival takes place by the Sanctuary and offers beans, cheese and all kind of other delicacies from near and afar!

Note: Due to Covid-19 in the past many events were moved or had to be canceled. Make sure to always check official sites before booking tickets or heading to an event.

Festival del Formaggio – Sand in Taufers, Italy

Festival del formaggio – Sand in Taufers, Alto Adige, Italy

The Festival del formaggio is cheese market, slow food fair and meeting hotspot in one.
Every two years this festival brings producers and cheese lovers from different backgrounds and areas together.

Besides the cheese market there are guided tastings, show cooking and daily evening cheese parties with live music and of course some wine!

Interested? – check out the program!

Due to Covid-19 in the past many events were moved or had to be canceled. Make sure to always check official sites before booking tickets or heading to an event.