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Terra Madre Salone del Gusto Piedmont

Beyond Turin: Experience the Tastes of Piedmont

Step out of the city for a taste of Piedmont For the 12th edition of Terra Madre Salone del Gusto, local Slow Food Convivia have collaborated with Tour DiVini to offer 15 itineraries to explore the provinces of Piedmont. While Terra Madre brings together visitors and producers to learn more about the Slow Food movement, these itineraries will introduce international visitors to Slow Food’s home region: Piedmont. The second-largest region in Italy, it offers beautiful natural landscapes, including access to the Alps, incredible artistic heritage seen through its many royal palaces, and excellent local products and gastronomic traditions, such as the world-renowned wines of the Langhe. Tour Divini researched and designed every itinerary with help from local experts, creating excellent opportunities to see and taste all Piedmont has to offer. Each one is connected to a Slow Food Presidia or typical product of the region. Offering an authentic experience, the […]

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Five Tastes of Food For Change

To get a feel for Food For Change, Terra Madre Salone del Gusto presents five different areas to look at certain themes more in depth and help educate visitors on challenges and solutions. Food for Change is meant to inspire all Terra Madre Salone del Gusto visitors to reflect on their food choices and the power they have to bring change. What one chooses to put on their plate not only affects personal health, but also the environment, social justice, the economy and many international issues. With every bite, every individual leads the world in a certain direction. Choosing a specific food from a specific place means taking sides. Food for Change means not being indifferent towards the earth or its resources and thinking about the future for all. The idea of changing every food produced may seem an incredibly daunting task, but by looking at what goes on our […]

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Numbers

Figures always require interpretation, often a difficult task. Nonetheless, some of the numbers from Terra Madre Salone del Gusto 2016 can give an idea of the scale and scope of the last edition of the event.