Will be three days in the name of taste, entertaing and quality enogastronomica of our territory. From Friday 4 to Sunday, September 6th the Centro Storico of Pontassieve “throws open” the doors of the ancient Castle to the flavors of the second edition of “Cookstock – Ove the Sieve to Gusto you confuses” .A three days of events and initiatives promoted by the association cabbage to Merenda together the municipal administration to Pontassieve with the special floor stand company Ruffino.
A long path from the cellars Ruffino up to piazza Verdi in San Francesco with many stages and places dedicated each one to particular events and opportunities. So many names important, from Leonardo Romanelli, that will do from guide to the cooking show in this full-immersion of taste, up to chef as Igles Corelli, Enrico Panero, Entiana Osmenzeza, Antonio Guide, Peter Brunel, Andrea Mattei, Stefano Frassineti and Cristian Sinisi that will lead demonstrations with tastings to door Filicaia, on the Ponte Mediceo and on Torre Fiorentina. Other chef (Saverio Giuliani, Edoardo Tilli, Matteo Giuliani, Vanessa Incerpi Montbrun, Christian Borchi, Paolo Gori, Fabio Bianconi, Gianni Nardoni, Silvestro D’Andrea and Enrico Romuladi) will cook in piazza Verdi and in piazza XIV Martiri, where from quests’ year there will be the possibility also of lunch on the terrace that overlooks the River Sieve.
Together to the chefs, also experts of wine as Andrea Gori and journalists as Benedict Ferrara – that also this year will conduct a tasting that will mix the red of the wine with the color purple of Fiorentina – and Paolo Pellegrini. Then space to cocktails, to wine bars Ruffino and Chianti Rufina, to craft beers, to coffee with the best blends and especially to street food with i foodtruck that will animate the central piazza Vittorio Emanuele II. A suid that includes also another, such as laboratories on food and the environment and animations dedicated to children, impromptu painting, competition photographic, cinema, books and conventions. But Cookstock will be also music with Piazza Verdi of San Francesco that every evening will host concerts.
Points of Cookstock
Piazzale Ruffino – Ruffino:
The historic seat of Ruffino will be open to all with guided tours of the cellars and tastings of the best wines. Saturday, 5 September from the hours 11 @ 19 Sunday, Sept. 6 from 10 am to 18.
Above the arch of the door of the Castle, in the premises of the historic seat of Radio Sieve, a cooking demonstration that unites music, food and tradition.
Via Tanzini – Mercato of the ingredients local and Spazio Olistico
Manufacturers of the territory will put go on sale their excellences to km zero together with the producers of the group “Qualita”. Also an area dedicated to the welfare natural and to the spiritual search, for those who want feed themselves also of experiences sensory.
Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II – Arena del Cibo of Strada
The square will be invaded by the scents and flavors of foodtruck with the best gastronomy of road filled with culture and tradition of popular cuisine Italian, along with an enoteca of the Consortium Chianti Rufina. Also the square will live of some moments literary and of music with dj set from the hours 22 to 24. I foodtruck: Lubar, Mignon2go, Pizza and mortazza, La Toraia, For cooking on wheels, Apescottadito, Phils bbq, White bufala, Cabbage to Merenda.
The ancient gate of Castel Sant’Angelo will become the kitchen of great chefs.
Palace Sansoni Trombetta, Palazzo del Vino
The palace will see how undisputed protagonists the wine and the art with the exhibition of Amalie R.Rothschild, takes photos of the revolution rock the years ’60 in the dining delle Colonne. Tastings of wine in program in frame frescoed of the Sala Heroines Series and conferences on food in Hall of the Council.
Via Tanzini Associazionismo in showcase
Volunteering, sports and desire to be together with the associations of the territory protagonists
Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II (former Ora d’Aria) With the Culture not you mangiaUno space with books and outdoor cinema curated of the Library Comunale and of the Documentation Centre Audiovisiva.
Piazza Boetani – Arena dei Bambini
For little ones pizza and homemade icecream and much fun with a rich program of animations, laboratories and activities on environment and sports. From 16 to 20
Largo Ghiberti – Angolo del coffee
A break with the best blends and aromas of coffee
Piazza XIV Martiri – Arena Ruffino
The terrace over the Sieve will be the living room where will take place the cooking demonstrations, the lunches and dinners. An enoteca Ruffino will allow of taste the best chalices in pairing. Everything with a contour of music.
Taste and talent on the bridge, with great chefs struggling with the art of cooking.
Piazza Verdi (San Francesco)– Arena dei Sapori local and of Live showAlla discovery of the secrets of the specialties of kitchen traditional regional accompanied by live music. Le band: the Furies (Friday), Dirty Old Band and Fabrizio Pocci and the laboratory (Saturday), Jungle Beat Trio (Sunday). Area Bar with cocktail, craft beer and prosecco