An august banner of huts and picnic - the most delicious cheeses initiatives along the road of the Dolomites.
A month full of opportunities to discover the flavors of the Dolomites can be enjoyed in the form of original Cheesenic, to live in the unusual guise of apprentices or herdsmen in a series of events dedicated to the botìro de Cher range, with many moments thought for the little ones.
The Dolomites are places known for their landscapes, mountains postcard icons, crystallized in memory, but at the same time the profile is always new, flowering meadows and woods in the fresh air with a scent of wood. But they are also places of unique flavors, because it is strongly linked to the generous nature from which they originate.
Between pastures, trees and small Alpine countries runs the Road of cheeses of the Dolomites, one of the three paths of taste dedicated to food and wine production in Trentino. From Val di Fiemme in Primiero, through the Val di Fassa, three mountain valleys where agriculture and tourism have created a balance that results in an excellent blend of nature and taste.
Stages of this sensory journey about 90 companies - including manufacturers, restaurants, cottages, hotels, B & Bs, shops, wine bars - that are committed to enhancing dairy products and other small and large local flavors.
The rich dairy production is characterized by artisanal cheeses and high quality - as Puzzone Moena DOP, Caprino di Cavalese, the range of Cher and Tosèla Primiero - that encapsulate the flavors of the pastures in which they are giving birth to milk something unique and special. Cheeses that meet the scent of meats, sausages, honey, beer, small fruits, brandies in recipes that combine tradition and innovation.
Several experiences to live in August along this journey of taste, thanks to the numerous initiatives to find products known and goodies of these alpine areas, with a focus on the theme of the alps.
For several years, a review of driving enthusiasts and curious to discover the Botìro Primiero Malga with a range of culinary delights to be enjoyed in huts, Farms, restaurants, wine bars and hotels from Passo Rolle to Vanoi Valley, passing through San Martino Valle Primiero.
Every moment of the day is good to discover this product with raw cream butter, naturally surfaced, from the Alpine pastures of Malga Fossernica, Rolle and Fosse, become a Slow Food Presidium: from traditional recipes to be enjoyed for lunch and dinner, amazing breakfasts I remember that grandmother's passing for aperitifs where the "yellow gold" meets the local craft beer or bubbles Trentodoc classic method.
Instead, three appointments to visit the hut of production and see, step by step, with the churning of the two Visiting pastures 6:17 Albainmalga August and 9 August.
They come back for the second year CHEESENIC, a celebration of eco-tasty snacks and picnic in the nature of the Dolomites. Ben 25 between huts, huts, cottages and restaurants associated with the Road of cheeses, there are places where you can experience a genuine alternative lunch or a snack at 0 km combined with glimpses of life in the mountains, with different events every day of the week.
Starring a basket full of delicious recipes, made with local cheeses but not only, and a tablecloth to spread on the green meadows in bloom to enjoy the scenery that surrounds you. The kit picnic (including tasty content) is given in use in the name of 'eco-sustainability, as well as the suggestions are provided on how to get there, leaving the car in the country, thanks to a green that mobility, in different locations, it also enriches the bike-sharing service.
Some occasions rewarded the view as the picnic portion of the Refuge Tognola Baita Checco, Cabin Step Feud and The Stua de Zach, others are bound to do, such as snacks at a farm in Maso Corradini and Pianrestel complete with a petting zoo on small fruits and visit the barn or a tasty snack in the company of friendly donkeys Agritur Dalip of Pape.
For those who love to combine flavors and well-being are the appointments of Malga Roncac and Active Hotel Olympic, with two picnic bound to feel good in nature. New this season two Cheesenic evening at Malga Canali insignia of ancient flavors, including stories and tales in front of a campfire under a starry sky.
The calendar also includes some events specifically designed for younger children, living with mom and dad, as the two Cheesenic in Villa, in the splendid setting of Villa Welsperg in Val Canali, with fun workshops with the recipes of the Chalet Piereni and easy guided hike with a tasty picnic on the lawn or as appointments to Maso Col where players will be delicious tarts mountain and games once, while August 22 is back Marendol of popi in Primiero Fair.
From the snacks we spend at dawn, in fact dawns. After the first date of July Malga Sass, there are two dates # ALBEINMALGA scheduled for the month of August along the Road of the Dolomites cheese: August 9 Fossernica Malga di Fuori (Vanoi) and August 30 in Malga Sasso Plate (Val di Fassa). Different situations, but only to the hut to live in an authentic way when the hut lives: from the spectacular scenery of Malga Sasso Piatto, the Fassa in the Dolomites, the most hidden places and fascinating Malga Fossernica, chest botìro Primiero of Malga. In both situations, an ad hoc vacation package to enjoy a weekend apprentices herdsmen and night in a refuge or in the picturesque huts.
Among the opportunities to experience the hut there is a whole new, specially designed for the little ones: Alpine copyright on 7-8 August in Malga Juribello. It is a two-day, dedicated to children and their families, which combines the life of the hut with a rich history of fantasy complemented by an 'interesting, but easy, guided hike. Starring a book "The fables of Mary" by Antonio Moresco, the new guide "Children are part ... backpacker!" By Andrea Gilli and one of the most spectacular alpine pastures of the Dolomites where you can watch the milking and learn how to make butter and Smorum.
From the huts you move in shelters, always in Val di Fassa, but this time in the village of Vigo, with The Banquet of King Laurin scheduled for August 5. A dinner touring, hut to hut, between the going down of the sun and the rising of the moon, with the ancient Ladin cuisine paired with wines, beer and spirits selected by the Wine Roads of Trentino and Flavours.
Also in Vigo di Fassa back Entorn Vich, 12 and 26 August, to taste the recipes of the local cuisine paired with wines from Trentino, with music and folklore.
From August 24 to 31, and finally, there is the second edition of Discovering the Cher a range of gastronomic week dedicated to dairy character of this land Ladin: Cher of the range, which translated means Heart of Fassa. In the program's menus, cocktails, tastings, workshops for children and adults, guided tours of the dairy and the annexed section of the Ladin Museum dedicated to cheese.
To open the dances, on August 24, an event not to be missed with A pè ta mont, between ancient knowledge and tastes for a fascinating and enjoyable gastronomic route in the basin of Fuciade with workshop for children and a tasty appetizer mountain.
This brings us to September, when it is time to Desmontegar, with cows and goats returning to the valley from the "resort" on the pastures at high altitude. Three events to mark on your calendar: the Desmontegada of the Caore (7-9 September Cavalese), the Festival of Moena Puzzone PDO (September 20 to 21, Moena), the Great Feast of the Desmontegar (September 25 to 28, San Martin C, Primiero and Vanoi). Curious? Do not be afraid to short will reveal all programs.