Saint John’s Eve in Parma: tortelli and magic dewdrops


Saint John's Eve in Parma is really special: on the night of June 23rd friends, families and communities gather around outdoor tables to eat tortelli d’erbetta and be blessed by the night dew which – just for once - is supposed to be both beneficial and lucky. Why on this [...]

Saint John’s Eve in Parma: tortelli and magic dewdrops2020-03-03T12:51:05+01:00

Christmas food in Parma


Christmas food in Parma is a matter of tradition and it plays a prominent role in the way we celebrate. Each family treasures its own special version of traditional recipes which give Christmas its distinctive taste. In Parma on Christmas Eve locals usually do not have meat for dinner and [...]

Christmas food in Parma2020-03-03T12:51:23+01:00