Pesto sauce

Tuesday, 13 March, 2018

From Monday 12 to Sunday 18 March, Genoa and Liguria will be colored green-basil, with an entire week dedicated to the promotion of the candidacy of Pesto Genovese to the Unesco heritage mortar: themed menus, "pested" collective, gastronomic flash mobs , and the highlight of the World Championship of Pesto al Mortaio to be held at Palazzo Ducale, scheduled for Saturday 17 March 2018 in live streaming on Facebook. Genoa - But the heart of the initiative will be the collection of signatures to which all Genoese and Ligurians will be called, to support the request to include the tradition of Pesto al mortar among the intangible heritage of Unesco Humanity. The Week of Pesto is organized by the Liguria Region, the City of Genoa, the Chamber of Commerce of Genoa and the Ligurian Rivieras and the Municipalities of Liguria that will join the initiative. From Monday, March 12, you can sign in the Transparency Room of the Liguria Region, at De Ferrari