Food tour in Modena

Food, art and history in Modena

A Food tour in Modena, a small middle-age city in Emilia Romagna, is a pleasant dive into some of the most important and particular traditions of this region. Born during the Roman period on the Via Emilia, the Roman road, and capitol city of the Este Family during the XV Century, Modena is today world known for motors, opera and the buildings of the city Centre. Ferrari and Maserati; Luciano Pavarotti; the Cathedral, the Civic Tower and Piazza Grande, the main square, UNESCO World Heritage; the Ducale Palace, principal house of Este, where there is the Military Accademy. In 1300, for the first time, an author write about “tortellini”, the most famous hand-made pasta of Modena.

A Food Tour in Modena is the best for discovering all its food excellences: Parmigiano Reggiano, Traditional Balsamic Vinegar, Prosciutto, Lambrusco and Pignoletto wines. A Food tour in Modena, guided by local expert guides and escorts, let you see the historical side and the culinary side of this city: from the main square Piazza Grande to the traditional market “Mercato Albinelli” since 1931, heart of the city, where stalls exhibit every day fresh products as Parmigiano Reggiano, prosciutto and typical cold-cuts. A Food Tour in Modena, in its country side, projects you directly into the family traditions: visit a diary of Parmigiano, the roof with the barrels of Balsamic Vinegar, the autoclaves full of wine and the cellars full of legs of pork for Prosciutto with the local expert guides and escorts who will accompany you in your Food Tour in Modena.

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