Stefania Risso is the winner of the Pesto competition held at the "Fabbrica delle Birra" in Busalla on March 26th. She wins the possibility to take part at the 2016 Genoa Pesto World Championship. Stefania, young employee, is passionate about culinary arts and continuously increases her culture for "good food", also following her grandmother’s advices!
During the event organized by the Lions Club of Vallescrivia chaired by Bruno Guzzo, Roberto Panizza made a Pesto demo, using a large antique mortar belonged to Capuchin friars. The evening ended with an excellent dinner base on Pesto, evening proceeds went to “Gigi Ghirotti”, the Association dedicated to relieve pain in cancer patients.
The week was preceded by Genoa Photo Marathon on Sunday, March 22th. The Cultural Association of Palatifini proposed the theme " Genoese Midday": the winner will receive a set of gadgets of the Genoa Pesto World Championship. The winner will be announced during the awards ceremony in mid-June at Palazzo Ducale. Here you can see the photos in contest!
Good Easter and, as usual, have a nice Pesto!