Get ready for Sydney’s Italian Food And Wine Festival this month and make it a family affair as kids can enter for free.
Aldo Ortado from MasterChef Australia 2018 is the hero guest among a fabulous line up of famous chefs who will dazzle the crowds on Sunday 26th August at the Australian Technology Park in Eveleigh.
Aldo will demonstrates how to make the traditional Roman-style carbonara pasta with cookbook author and TV host Silvia Colloca joining him on the food stage. Sydney’s other top Italian chefs include Stefano Manfredi, Matteo Zamboni (Jonah’s Restaurant), Luca Ciano, Claudio Barzano (MARTA Osteria) and Nino Zoccali (The Restaurant Pendolino and La Rosa the Strand).
Feast on pizza, pasta and Italian snacks in pop-up restaurants this year from two award-winning hatted Sydney restaurant’s, Jonah’s Restaurant and Rocker along with other Sydney favourites, Lucio Pizzeria, Via Napoli, Caruso’s Italian Restaurant.
The festival marketplace will feature salumi, cheese, pasta, bread, coffee, olive oil, pastries and gelato featuring Vannella Cheese, Consorzio del Prosciutto di Parma, Consorzio del Parmigiano Reggiano, Dolcettini Patisserie, Byron Bay Mozzarella, Il Panzerotto – Taste of Puglia, La Favola, Monini Olive Oil, Goose on the Loose, La Bastide, Chef Luca Ciano, Molecola, Truffle Traders, Bellingen Gelato, Dolci Momenti, Classic Squeeze, Brickfields, Botella, Cow and the Moon Artisan Gelato and many more.
Espresso di Manfredi is serving coffee made to order and Mutti is running a Bruschetta Station – both are FREE all day!
Explore Italian and Aussie-Italian wines region by delicious region, discover your favourite new Prosecco, Barolo, Amarone or Chianti.
Meet winemakers and importers, learn all about the grape varieties, the regions, and best of all, how good they taste. Delve deeper with an Italian Wine Masterclass curated by our team or relax and soak up the atmosphere with a glass from our wine bars in the trattoria style wine gardens. There’s Moretti Beer on tap, or sip on an authentic Italian cocktail from the Aperitivi Bar, serving up Spritz all day!