From Barolo to Columbus passing through the local festivals
Here some upcoming events with the Pesto Championship.
It begins on Saturday, July 15th with a pesto competition valid for the next World Championship, at Barolo for the "Collision Festival". The competition is part of the "Milan-Sanremo del Gusto", a set of initiatives aimed at promoting and enhancing the gastronomic excellence of the regions involved.
It continues on Sunday, July 16th with the first stage of the event "Pesto in Festa" with demonstration and official Pesto competition during the “Festa dell’Unità” in Pontedecimo. The second stage is scheduled for Tuesday, September 5th at the “Festa dell’Unità” in Porto Antico, Genoa.
From the local festivals to the international "tables", in October the Championship will move to Columbus, Ohio for a competition reserved for american competitors, and then in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Meanwhile, Luca has won the competition in Madrid e Massimo that of Villa del Principe, Pesto demonstrations in Milan and in Genoa for the French guests of “Club Criollo”, "Reality al Pesto" (still top secret) for an English TV welcome in the beautiful “Palazzo Reale”, and surprises coming from Mind the Chef!
Missing just over 8 months before the next World Championship, stay tuned!