Come and indulge in some of the best gourmet experiences in the world as you discover the fine cuisine of Lombardy.
The wine region of Lombardy is famous all over the world for its iconic capital city, Milan, fine sparkling wines and the delicious Risotta alla milanese. Italian cuisine is probably the most sought after cuisine in the entire world. From southern delights like Sicilian pizzas to northern Ossobuco, the mouth watering cuisine of this country has resulted in it earning an incredible number of Michelin star and fine dining restaurants.
The cuisine of Lombardy is different from the popularized southern Italian cuisine. The people of Lombardy rely heavily on rice instead of the usual pasta. They use rice in meat and vegetable preparations, stews and even soups. They helped pioneer the famous Italian rice dish of risotto alla milanese. They love making one-pot meals loaded with flavours. They prefer to use butter as a base for their dishes instead of the popular olive oil. Also, cream plays an important part in their diets. The region also produces some famous Italian cheeses like Gorgonzola and Grana Padano.
When you plan your next wine trip to Lombardy, it is imperative to book yourself exclusive food experiences to understand the delicious cuisine of the region. These gourmet experiences can be catered exquisitely for you to help you better understand the stunning wines of the Lombardy. You can reserve yourself a gastronomic extravaganza in the best restaurants of Lombardy by contacting our partners or our local travel expert.
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