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A Taste of Liguria at Christmas: recipes by local food bloggers

Abundant vegetables and herbs + simple cooking methods + traditions & creativity = delicious Christmas dishes that reveal the character of Liguria and the ingenuity of its people. “Discover Portovenere Blog” has asked some food bloggers from Liguria to share a Christmas recipe to celebrate the Holiday Season and to give you some ideas for […]

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Gluten free restaurants in Cinque Terre

First Gluten Free Restaurant in Portovenere

The sea village of Portovenere, neighbor of Cinque Terre, has its own first gluten free restaurant. In fact, Palmaria Restaurant has just been included in the Official National Guide by the Italian Society for the Celiac Disease – AIC (Associazione Italiana Celiachia). As of July 2017, Palmaria Restaurant becomes the thirteenth officially recognized gluten-free restaurant […]

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Cooking Lessons in Portovenere with Chef Parravicini

Cooking Lessons in Portovenere with Chef Parravicini

His delicious and creative cuisine, combined with the wine & food events hosted by Palmaria Restaurant, have been attracting the attention of Italian gastronomy media outlets and online food influencers. Chef Francesco Parravicini is so passionate about life in the kitchen, that he is now available for cooking lessons in Portovenere. Guests at the boutique […]

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Recipe of the Month: Seared cuttlefish, crunchy crumbs, sauteed cream and artichokes

Recipe of the Month: Seared cuttlefish, crunchy crumbs, sauteed cream and artichokes

In and around Portovenere, there is a great buzz around Palmaria Restaurant’s exciting foodie events. From wine and food pairings, to a special gourmet weekend with Eattiamo’s artisans of taste, to the newly launched Cooking Lessons – the restaurant is making the headlines at local and national level. Despite his busy schedule, Chef Francesco Parravicini […]

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Tasting Menu at Palmaria Restaurant: April’s Wine Special

Just a few days ago, Palmaria Restaurant launched three wine tasting itineraries called “Italian wines to tickle your taste buds”. For foodies who want an experience that goes beyond wine and appetizers, the gourmet restaurant in Portovenere is also proposing a special tasting menu with amazing wine & food combinations. The menu is available only […]

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