NORCINI AL CASTELLO - butchers at the castle

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The Train of Treasures arrives in Ghivizzano Castle for a tasting tour with spots where you can taste the products from the ancient art of the butcher.


A map reveals the position of the many gastronomic treasures scattered along the way. The historical parade frames the culinary event with the ancient crafts by the Historical Group of Ghivizzano Castle and the games, music and performances of other local associations.
Along the route of the tastings and the market are the polenta formenton eight rows,  IGP Garfagnana
spelt, Bazzone ham, cheek lard, bacon, hammed salami, the cold cut mondiola, the morsel to porcini mushrooms, biroldo, the soppressata cold cut, sausages and other typical and genuine products, from the tradition of Valle del Serchio and Garfagnana.
The research of tastes and flavors finishes with coffee, pies with 'beaks' and a special tasting of Tuscan cigars accompanied by delicious spirits.



11.00 h. : Opening fo the market.
12.00 h. : start of the tastings.
16.00 h. : historical parade.
from 17:00 h. : Live music, open bar and aperitif dinner. 


The Train of Treasures
Viareggio at 9:28 am - arrival in Ghivizzano at 10:42 am.
Massarosa  at 9:42 - Lucca at 10.02 - San Pietro a Vico at 10.15  - Borgo a Mozzano at 10:28 - Bagni di Lucca at  10:35
Ghivizzano 17:45. Arrival in
Viareggio 19:39.

* Free shuttle bus service from Ghivizzano's railway station to the calste.


NORCINI AL CASTELLO - Butchers at the castle
Coreglia Antelminelli loc.
Ghivizzano Castello
2017 September 10
at 11:00
free entrance
tasting path € 15,00 - ticket holders Train Treasures and Slow Food members € 12,00

More information

Antica Norcineria
tel. +39 320 8971960 - - Monday to Friday 8.30 / 12.30

Treno dei sapori
Dopolavoro ferroviario di Viareggio

tel. +39 0584 962617 - 347 8799302 - Monday, Thursday, Friday 17:00 / 18:30

Dopolavoro ferroviario di Lucca
tel. +39 0583 496168 Monday to Friday 9:00 am / 12:00

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