Fragrances and Flavors of Spring 2010
Spring is the main theme of the event and especially the haute cuisine made with edible flowers, paired with local wines. With these features back to the event “Scents and Flavours of Spring” held for 5 years, alone or combined with other events (Merchants of Narnia), the third Sunday in April, in the historic town of Narni in beautiful places like Museum Eroli.
Sunday, April 18 skilled chefs will prepare menus of four to five courses in which the main element will be the flower, also from the aesthetic point of view, which will then be matched with wines available by the Etruscan-Roman Wine Route.
The tastings are served at the table, the recipes are explained by the chef who has proposed while AIS sommelier discusses the characteristics of wine matched to them.
Collaboration with the Etruscan-Roman Wine Route will provide an additional time to wine and cocktails also related to the theme of flowers.
The first tasting is planned at the Museum Eroli 16.30, to be followed at 18.00 the opening concert of the season curated by Narni Musical Encounters, “Rossini and Chopin on the piano” is the title of the exhibition pianist Alessandro Marangoni (awarded in several national and international competitions, regularly gives concerts as soloist in the principal Italian and European centers, also performing an intense chamber music with leading musicians). Also during the musical event you can taste wines selected by the Etruscan Roman Road.
19.00 o’clock will be held the second meeting with the tasting menu flower salad sprouts, oranges, apples sour flower of lavender and goat cheese mousse with borage flowers: risotto with rose petals and flowers of basil salmon trout in salt crust with orange flower, potatoes scented flower removal; burnt cream with caramelized lavender and chamomile flowers.
The menu is organized by the Training Centre of the Province of Terni and conducted by the University of flavors. The cost is 5 euros per person and includes a visit to the museum, the concert and drink. And ‘Reservations are recommended.
Ufficio Turismo Comune di Narni, in collaborazione con CFP della Provincia di Terni, Università dei Sapori, Sistema Museo, Vivaio Castelchiaro, ASIT S.p.a.
Tel 0744 747247 cell. 3332566633.
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