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Path into Nature and Creativity

The season for outdoor activities has definitively arrived and many people seek farms and beautiful landscape for their holidays. Our Educational Farms have launched a series of nature paths, walks, and creative labs directed to families to offer a day in direct contact with nature and creative activities to teach …

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Open wineries 2017

Open Wineries, edition no. 25, has just finished. This is an event promoted by the Wine Tourism Movement in which wine-makers open the doors of the wine kingdoms to the public, favoring direct contact with wine lovers. Us, Emilia Storytellers, we have been pleased to welcome foreign visitors at Lodi …

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RUSTIC LUNCH AT THE WINERY

Last May 13, we organized a rustic lunch at the winery for a group of Norwegian tourists ending their trip in the Bolognese Hills, after a cruise in the Mediterranean. This short lunch outdoor in a beautiful sunny day was a nice way to tell tourists about our local food …

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Thanks to our friends from Brazil

Last 11 and 14 April we welcomed a Brazilian family of Italian origin, Thiago Dalla Vecchia with his American wife Yael, and his parents Marisa and Vilson who came to visit Bologna from Caxias Do Sul. We organised for them our Artisanal Food Tour on the wines from the Bolognese …

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Local wine

Local wine equal bond with the land. A grape variety that has been lovely grown on that territory by a local vigneron thus becoming local people’s wine. Pignoletto is the most typical and distinctive wine of the province of Bologna. Historically produced in the Bolognese Hills from Grechetto Gentile grapes, …

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FOOD: A MATTER OF TASTE

“Food is neither good nor bad in the absolute, though we have been taught to recognize it as such. The organ of taste is not the tongue, but the brain, a culturally (and therefore historically) determined organ […] Definitions of taste belong to the cultural heritage of human society.” Quotes …

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I remember when i was a child…

I remember when I was a child the familiar smell of fresh baked cookies made by my mummy in the kitchen. Cookies were ready for me on the table, lovingly wrapped in a cloth, next to my favourite mug, milk and cocoa powder. Today, every time I smell an intense …

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What to see in Bologna

Visiting a city is a very personal experience. Some people read guidebooks and magazines before leaving; others prefer to go to the local tourist office and follow the recommended itineraries; others just hang around freely inspired by the city and the people met on the streets. Whatever your approach is, …

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