The city of the Rupe, Orvieto, is ready to host the second edition of the Ouverture di Primavera (Spring Overture) of Orvieto con Gusto (Orvieto with Taste, of which the 14th edition will take place between September and October, ed.). From April 20th to May 5th, 2013.
In the 16 days of the event Orvieto a Tavola (Orvieto at the Table). In some of the most characteristic restaurants will be proposed themed menus, drinks included € 25,00, with the dishes, flavors and aromas of the traditional Orvieto's cookin'.
For the lovers of the wine will be available the Enoteca Regionale dell'Umbria - Il Palazzo del Gusto. Thursday, April 25th, 2013 at 18:00 tasting of Il Cicotto di Grutti, € 15,00 by reservation (+39 0763 393529, +39 347 9125494). From 11:00 to 17:00 on April 27th and 28th Emporio di Vini e Sapori (Wines & Tastes Emporium), exhibition, tasting and sales of wines and products.
2013 Ouverture di Primavera will propose once again the urban trekking with A Spasso con Gusto (Strolling Around with Taste). With the theme "I Prodotti del Territorio" (The Prodoucts of the Territory) Saturday 27th and Sunday, April 28th, 2013, from 12:30 to 16:30, wine and food walk between the streets and squares of the city tasting the local delicacies. From the appetizers to the dessert. Tickets cost € 25,00 for adults, € 15,00 children aged 6 to 12 years. Free, upon booking, 0/6 years.
In the end, space for Libri e Autori (Books & Authors), with 4 special guests and always at 18:00:
- Sunday, April 21st, 2013, Palazzo del Popolo, directly from MasterChef Italia Carlo Cracco;
- Wednesday, April 24th, 2013, Palazzo dei Sette, the writer Sveva Casati Modignani;
- Friday, April 26th, 2013, Palazzo dei Sette, the journalist, novelist and essayist Giampaolo Pansa;
- Saturday, April 27th, 2013, Palazzo dei Sette, one of the most famous violinists in the world, Uto Ughi.
Full programme attached. For info and reservations orvietocongusto.it, Mail firstname.lastname@example.org, Ph. (+39) 349 7857618 and (+39) 329 4030745.