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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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Heroic Viticulture in Cinque Terre: a visit to Possa Winery in Riomaggiore

Terraces perched above the sea like the ones set up for winemaking in Cinque Terre cannot be found anywhere else in the world. One fascinating example is the vineyard of Azienda Agricola Possa, a farm and winery in Riomaggiore. Here your eyes feast on the breathtaking scenery of the Cinque Terre National Park, your palate […]

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Venus Bar Music Concerts in Portovenere

Cocktail & Music Evenings in Portovenere: Tastings and Concerts at Venus Bar

The positive summer vibes continue throughout September in Portovenere, where the panoramic terrace of Venus Bar will host three music concerts with an original twist. Each evening will feature a different cocktail created by barmen Alessandro Grasso and Giovanni Pellegrini specifically for that musical event. The cocktails will be prepared with some special ingredients, including the […]

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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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