Crete di Siena 2011 taste so good!

[Photo credits: PhilipC http://ow.ly/hcYbH]
[Photo credits: PhilipC http://ow.ly/hcYbH]
If you love the Tuscan food tradition you can't miss this autumn food programme in the Crete Senesi area. From October 29 to December 8, 5 well-know towns are going to be the center of an extremely delicious food parade made by new oil/Chianina cow/artichokes/truffles/cold cuts tastings, typical dishes, art exhibitions, open-air sports and stalls. The Crete di Siena food feast is taking place in Asciano, Buonconvento, Monteroni d’Arbia, Rapolano Terme and San Giovanni d’Asso, in the Siena province, of course. Here's the schedule: From October 29 to November 1: Montisi, a small area close to San Giovanni d’Asso will celebrate the king OIL :) November 4: Ponte a Tressa (Monteroni d’Arbia), the Chianina Beef Fair. On Sunday 6th November: Chiusure, Asciano, celebrates the Rooting-Up Festival of the artichoke On November 12, 13, 19, 20: the Market of the Siena Crete White Truffle is going to take place in San Giovanni d’Asso Novembre 26-27: at Serre di Rapolano (yes, close to the thermal baths! ;) ) you will find the most simple, ancient and savoury taste of bread, oil and cold cuts From the 3rd to 8th December: final appointment in “Buonconvento... a Land with Tastes of the Past”, with the season’s typical fruit, the chestnut, and a glass of mulled wine. For further information: Biancane Tourist Services Tel. +39 0577 718811