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Wheat Threshing festival – Città di Castello

11-15 July. Ancient wheat threshing traditions and food.

Cereal grain threshing festival - Città di Castello, Umbria Italy
11 Jul 2018 - 15 Jul 2018 Umbria -Piosina - Città di Castello (PG)  Fair | Folklore | Food/Wine

The traditional Threshing Festival takes place place in the district of Piosina-Città di Castello (province of Perugia) from Wednesday, July 11, until Sunday, July 15, 2018. 

The event celebrates the ways and the old practices of threshing wheat in the last century, in particular in 1930, ’40 and ’50.

During the Wheat Threshing Festival food stands are set up offering visitors local dishes traditionnally made with duck and goose. The typical menù is composed by grilled toasted bread with goose liver, taglietelle (pasta similar to spaghetti) with goose sauce, roasted goose and baked duck with potatoes.
All evening live music and dances in the main square.
For any further information: Piosina Tourist Office, tel. +39 075 8510163

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Photos from the official website of the event

Go to the website Wheat Threshing festival – Città di Castello