Ascolive Festival – Ascoli Piceno
9-19 August. Tastings and meetings in honour of Ascoli stuffed olives
From August 9th to 19th, 2019, in Ascoli Piceno, the 7th edition of Ascolive Festival is dedicated to Ascoli stuffed olives, typical snack from Marche region.
The recipe traces back from a long time ago and is still loyal to tradition. Brined olives are stuffed with a mixture of meat and then fried. Many famous people have really appreciated this food delicacy, from Caton to Petronius, up to Rossini and Garibaldi.
During the festival there are also conferences, meetings and tastings to spread the Ascoli style stuffed olive in the world, also giving space to local producers.
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