The Molise Region and Its Beauties - November 22, 2014 AT 2:00pm

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Although is one of the smaller regions in Italy, Molise has surprising qualities. It is a mysterious land rich in art and history and steeped in cultural traditions. It has fine cuisine and uncontaminated landscapes stretching from the mountains to the sea. The event will start with a presentation by Francesco Paolo Tanzj who will recite some of the poems from his latest book From Italy, Poems and Beauty From the Heart of Italy.

Discover and taste the beauties of this region. Marvel and learn about the history of ancient art of the Pontificia Fonderia Marinelli, Marinelli Pontifical Bell Foundry considered to be the oldest foundry in the world. Admire the exquisite artisanal ceramics Raku pottery by Antonio Zaccarella, and the artistic handiwork of artisanal store La Ramera. Enjoy a wine tasting of the wines from Azienda Agricola Cirulli, while sampling renowned cheese of Caseificio Di Nucci and tasting most refine and distinguished blend of olive oil P.D.O. (Protected Denomination of Origin) of the estate Principessa Marina Colonna all accompanied by traditional old recipes with premium quality whole grain pasta La Molisana. Indulge your palate with the sweet confetti and fine confectionery pastry from renowned bakery Dolciaria Carosella.

Must Register and Prepay in Advance. Members $25, Non-Members $30

Location: Westchester Italian Cultural Center • One Generoso Pope Place • Tuckahoe, New York 10707

Source: http://wiccny.org/

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