Wine Fair 2012
"Tradition cannot be inherited, and if you want it you must obtain it by great labour." (T. S. Eliot, 1920). The last edition of the Wine Fair was opened with this sentence.
This fair is aimed at the promotion of Emilia Romagna through cultural experiences and direct relationships between producers and visitors. It is the only event which involves the entire region in order to promote the local product and its complexity (product, identity and culture) through the involvement in the community. Wine cellars, artisans, tasting, cook's theatre, interviews and taverns.
Themes of the fair:
Cook's theatre: stage with the most important cooks of the region;
Are you experienced?: Tasting;
Caravanserraglio: debate on the current themes of wine and food sector;
Artisans market: the makers of the excellent products of the region;
The Tower of Babel: meeting for news writers and television journalists who are specialised in wine and food sector;
Genius Loci: tasting and matching homemade products. For the first time at the Wine Fair 2012;
Presi per la Gola (seduced by delicious food): the tavern of Wine Fair 2012.
Where: Faenza (Ra)
When: from 16th to 18th November 2012