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Garlic Fair – Monticelli d’Ongina

30 September-3 October 2022. Monticelli celebrates its top quality garlic

Garlic Fair - Emilia Romagna - Italy
30 Sep 2022 - 03 Oct 2022 Emilia-Romagna -Monticelli d'Ongina (Piacenza)  Feasts-Flea markets | Festival-Fairs | Food-Wine

From September 30th to October 3rd 2022 in Monticelli d’Ongina, in the province of Piacenza, takes place the 47th edition of Garlic Fair, a specialty of Monticelli.

During the fair takes place the historical procession in medieval clothes that animates the streets and squares of the city to celebrate the garlic of Monticelli.

Monticelli garlic is a top-quality variety of “white Piacentino garlic“.
The cultivation of this plant dates back to ancient times in ancient Egypt.
Apart from its nutritional properties, the plant is also used for therapeutic purposes.

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Photo from the Facebook page of Proloco di Monticelli d’Ongina

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