14th edition of "Marangiana Party", from July 25 to July 29, 2014, from 20.00 to 24.00 in Piazza Ducks Castri di Lecce, organized by the Pro Loco di Castri di Lecce.
The event celebrates the eggplant with this festival featuring typical dishes and recipes made in different ways: sauteed with fresh tomatoes, or as a topping for bruschetta or roasted eggplant meatballs, stuffed eggplant, homemade pasta baked with eggplant , homemade pasta salad with diced eggplant rolls stuffed eggplant poverella, eggplant sauteed with onions and fresh tomatoes, bruschetta with strips of eggplant in olive oil. But this year, every evening will offer a different culinary surprise. Or even cooked sweet with parmigiana eggplant with chocolate.
In addition there is also the Feast of pizza with eggplant!
Castri di Lecce is located inland of Salento Adriatic and is formed by the fusion of two adjacent centers, and Castriguarino Castrifrancone. It is only about 15 km from Lecce, the southern Italian city of art, also known as the "Florence of the South" or the "Florence of the Baroque" for mixing origins messapiche and the archaeological remains of Roman rule to the richness and exuberance Baroque, typically the seventeenth century, churches and buildings in the center.
Lecce is the main cultural center of Salento, a land rich in attractions for a complete holiday. The Salento, or the Salento peninsula, is a region that is located between the Ionian Sea to the west and the Adriatic Sea to the east.
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That's typical restaurants in Lecce !