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Taste of Italy | Liguria

Passport Tour of Italia

The taste tour menu for the Liquria region operates from October 1st-31st.

Liguria is in north-western Italy, bordering with France. The region features impressive mountains and lovely rolling hills, colored by the green Mediterranean turf and overlooking the Ligurian Sea. The provinces of the region are: Genoa (the region’s capital), Imperia, Savona and La Spezia. Anytime one mentions the Italian Riviera, they are talking about Liguria: 186 miles of coast on a splendid sea, the most important feature of this region. The very sea offers a thousand ways to vacation in Liguria, a region that boasts some of the most beautiful marine life reserves in Italy: the Cinque Terre, Portofino, Berteggi, Gallinara and the famous Sanctuary of Cetaceans. When we speak about Ligurian food, we immediately think of the famous pesto, a tasty sauce made with basil, pine nuts, garlic, parmesan, pecorino and extra-virgin olive oil, used to flavor trenette (pasta) or ravioli with borage leaves. Liguria is also a region of vineyards and olive groves that Produce excellent extra-virgin olive oils and quality wines.

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