To celebrate Bocuse d’Or Europe OFF 2018, Eataly Lingotto will become a stage for the best Turin cuisine and culture has to offer. The event will be broadcast live by Radio Grp’s Cocina Clandestina.
Eataly meets ‘I Cento’
‘Eatinerant’ dinner served up by the celebrated Turin restaurants listed in the I Cento di Torino 2018 guide, written and edited by Alessandro Lamacchia, Luca Iaccarino and Stefano Cavallito (EDT, November 2017).
The stars of the evening will be:
Ballatoio – Bistrot di ringhiera, Via Principe Amedeo 22 – Turin
Il Chiosco dello Zoo, Via Eusebio Bava 30 – Turin
La Limonaia, Via Mario Ponzio 10 – Turin
Les Petites Madeleines c/o Turin Hotel, Via Sacchi 8 – Turin
Osteria le Putrelle, Via Valperga Caluso 11 – Turin
Panini Di Mare Torino, Piazzetta Andrea Viglongo – Turin
Settesì, Via Andrea Provana 3/B – Turin
The Tastè Turin Award
A special cooking competition specially devised for lovers of the Turin tradition. How does it work? Start thinking about the recipe that, for you, best represents the city’s culinary culture (a first course, a main, a side-dish or a dessert) and send it via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Want to put your creativity to the test? Entry is free and a jury of experts will judge all the entries. First prize will be a a tasting menu dinner for two at the Michelin-starred Ristorante Casa Vicina at Eataly Lingotto.
Info and entries: email@example.com
Classical Or-TO Concerts
A festive evening with classical music to boot. Among the seedlings and aromatic herbs of Or-TO, a string quartet of young talents from the Giuseppe Verdi conservatoire in Turin.
From 8pm to 10pm
Live on Cocina Clandestina, Radio GrP
On air: Piedmont and the Valle d’Aosta (FM 99.3 Turin and Province) and in streaming on the Radio GrP website.
Cocina Clandestina, the format food radio of Radio GrP, Giornale Radio Piemonte, devised by Marco Fedele and Francesco Forlani and conducted by Marco Fedele, live from Eataly Turin Lingotto. On Monday June 11 the programme will be the sounding box and soundtrack for the Tastè Turin events, hosting the stars of the evening in rotation.
Tastè Turin presents CasaOz
On the night of June 11, the volunteers of CasaOz, an important Turin-base association which offers tangible support to sick children and their families from over 40 countries every year. An opportunity to find out more about the activities it has performed since it was established ten years ago.
The Wines of Tastè Turin
Here some of the great wine producers of the province of Turin will be on hand to talk about their labels and, of course, to let us taste them!
Live Acoustic Music – Gli Statuto
With oSKAr (vocals), Naska (drums), Enrico Bontempi (guitar), Rudy Ruzza (bass)
No self-respecting party worthy of the name would be complete without musical entertainment. Hence this visit from Gli Statuto, the Turin band now celebrating 35 years in the business, famous for songs such as ‘Abbiamo vinto il Festival di San Remo’, ‘Qui non c’è il mare’, ‘Facci un goal’ and ‘Bella come il sole’. They began with ska, which they have subsequently blended with soul and powerpop, and in the course of the evening they’ll be playing a medley of all their hits. Fun is sure to be had by all.
Toret Table Football Tournament – Reloaded
On Sunday June 10, the Cortile del Maglio covered piazza in Turin will be the venue for the Toret Table Football Tournament. The following day the winners will pop into the Eataly bar to challenge all-comers.
Inauguration of the Sala Dominici
Monday June 11 will see the inauguration of the Sala Dominici, which will replace the present Sala Savoia. A live Radio Grp broadcast will tell the story of Renato Dominici, after whom the hall is named.
Tastings Made in Turin
An all-day sequence of free tastings of the great Turin delicacies courtesy of producers, among whom Pepino, Molecola and Caffè Vergnano, to name just three.
The Cocktails of Tastè Turin
Featuring the specialities of Turin’s Swing Cocktail Bar, mixed as you watch. Plus the wine of the Toret, the traditional Turin water fountain turned wine spigot, for all!