The flavours of the Parma Lowlands
Parma Lowlands, cradle of Culatello di Zibello, Strolghino, jardinière, traditional sauces, Spongata typical cake and Maestro Giuseppe Verdi ‘s place of birth and life. A small world where even just one Culatello slice will let you experience the flavors of a land full of music and colors.
Arrival in Parma Lowlands and multimedia tour in Giuseppe Verdi’s Birthplace. Then visit to a PDO Culatello di Zibello production factory with tasting-lunch in the nearby restaurant. In the afternoon possibility to visit the other Verdi’s places in Busseto area.
Overnight in an old relais wrapped in an elegant and traditional atmosphere.
Visit to a Parmigiano-Reggiano dairy farm with tasting; then visit to the prestigious Rocca Meli Lupi in Soragna.
Stop in a workshop where local jardinière and other traditional sauces are made together with typical Spongata cake; show of fresh homemade pasta preparation to discover the small secrets of local housewives, here called “rezdore”.
Lunch near Fidenza Village Chic Outlet Shopping. In the afternoon free time for shopping into the famous and fashionable boutiques.
Price per person in double room, for groups of min. 10 people: € 118,00.
The price includes:
n. 1 night in an old Relais with breakfast; small gift and welcome kit for participants; Culatello di Zibello visit; lunch in restaurant with beverages; Parmigiano-Reggiano visit and tasting; workshop visit; fresh pasta demonstration; lunch in restaurant with beverages.
The price doesn’t include: guided tours, entrance fees to monuments, transfers, tips and anything not expressly mentioned under “The price includes”.
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