Umbria Blog | I Primi d’Italia in Foligno

Umbria Blog | I Primi d’Italia in Foligno

Every year at the end of September the food festival I Primi D’Italia takes place in Foligno. A good reason to visit this often underrated town in the centre of Umbria. It was pretty crowded on Sunday afternoon, but very cozy. Throughout the city there are designated places to taste all kinds of primi (pasta or risotto), either from a particular region or from a […]

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Pasta Amatriciana for Amatrice

Pasta Amatriciana for Amatrice

Every day in the newspaper, or on television we still see images and interviews with journalists, politicians and locals about the earthquake on 24 August. Amatrice, Accumoli and Arquata del Tronto are destroyed. Also buildings in Norcia, Umbria have been damaged. Many people who survived the earthquake live now in tents, but will soon move to hotels and institutions before winter sets in. In many restaurants in […]

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Foligno pasta event I primi d’Italia

Foligno pasta event I primi d’Italia

It has been a while since I visited Foligno. In 2011, I went to the event La Notte Rosa in Foligno, Umbria. It was crowded with people strolling around, children playing and live music until the early hours. An excellent atmosphere. In Foligno there are quite some shops and nice restaurants. Foligno is well known by the Umbrians, it is close to Montefalco and Bevagna. It […]

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I Primi d’Italia in Umbria

Every year the lovely city of Foligno in Umbria, houses the festival ‘I Primi d’Italia’. All about pasta, risotto, soup and other first courses. As you probably know, in Italy a decent meal consist of: Antipasto Primo Secondo Dolce The Primi d’Italia makes it possible to taste throughout town all kinds of primi. Mouthwatering. Next time you are visiting Umbria, try to go in the […]

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