Salone del Gusto, The world on the table
A large market with exhibitors from the five continents and the Slow Food Products, many events to discover the culinary riches of the world, meeting spaces, the forum to give voice to the food communities, taste workshops and a lot more, this is the Salone del gusto that involves 1000 exhibitors from all over the world, 400 chefs, 300 producers, 180 Italian Slow Food and 150 international.
The event also changes name, bringing up the Mother Earth, to emphasize the centrality of the Community of food and the important role now assigned to those around the world who grow and produce food, highlighting values such as social responsibility and sustainability. And for the 2016 edition, no ticket!
But where exactly the event will take place? The center of the event, one that will host the forum, the market and the events for the little ones cared by Slow Food Educazione will be the Parco del Valentino and its medieval village. At the Royal Palace of Turin, and in particular in the apartment of the Regina Elena and in the yard, there will be wine exibition while the Carignano Theatre will stage the many expressions of the coffee. At the Circolo dei Lettori you can investigate some issues with taste workshops dedicated to exotic products, from kangaroo meat to chillies.
We continue with Piazzale Valdo Fusi which hosts the Maestri del Gusto and the excellence of Turin and its province. Via Po for the entire duration of the show will turn into Via ice cream and honey. Another historic site in the city, the halls of Aste Bolaffi, will be the perfect stage to meetings of Mixology, while at the Eataly Torino Lingotto will be held the traditional Appuntamenti a tavola (dinner dates). Not to miss also the paths, exhibitions and screenings in unique places such as the Egyptian Museum, the Museum of cinema and the royal residences just outside the town. Take part of the coolest event of the year!