ALFONSINA: PESTO WINNER 2014

Alfonsina Trucco is the winner of the fifth edition of the Genoa Pesto World Championship. The World Champion 2014 is 87 years old, lives in Montoggio near Genoa, and prepares Pesto using an old family mortar. She passed the first selection (from 100 competitors to 10 finalists) and then won against the other nine finalists. At the second place Angelo Vanagolli and third Candida Grosso.

Read more...

Event Calendar

banner-loghi

Genova Pesto World Championship

IMG 4273

Extraordinary preliminary competition in Prague, at the beautiful Hotel Boscolo. The enthusiasm of the participants, many of which representatives of the institutions, journalists and entrepreneurs, was great as well as Pesto made by them. Igor Holub, president of Slow Food Czech Republic, is the winner selected by a highly qualified jury.

There are no translations available.

tartuf2i

E’ Francesco Lovisatti il vincitore dell’eliminatoria che si è tenuta il 23 novembre a Villa Queirolo di Rapallo.
Una gara partecipata che ha confermato, ancora una volta, quanto la cultura del Pesto al mortaio si stia sempre più diffondendo.  Al secondo posto si attesta Marco Fucci e Walter Perrone al terzo.  
L’eliminatoria è stata organizzata in collaborazione con il Gruppo Micologico E. Grasso di Rapallo nell’ambito della manifestazione 2° Memorial Mario Valle “Alla scoperta del Tartufo’’.

 

ABCDOrientamentoDavid Molinari,  seventeen year old, from Istituto Alberghiero Marco Polo, won in the preliminary competition on Thursday, Nov. 6, at the "Olimpiadi liguri dei mestieri"  on the occasion of “ABCD+Orientamenti” at Fiera di Genova.
A great thrill for all young participants, who made a great pesto, worked well and with great skill. Chooseing the best was a daunting task for the jury composed by  Carmelo Infantini (Confesercenti), Maurizio Valle and the young Matteo Ferro  (Associazione dei Palatifini)

All pics in the gallery

   

WallStreet-coverPesto makes headline on "The Wall Street Journal"! We met in July journalist Jeff Marcus and together with him we have rediscovered Genoa, its beauty and rich cuisine. Jeff attended a demonstration of mortar made Pesto and after tasting it he's falling in love! Read his report "In Search of Perfect Pesto" in the Press Area.

 
20140719 190159

The young Axel Beryskauy from Norway won the preliminary competition that was held Saturday, July 19 at Moneglia.

The warm and sparkling atmosphere, the beautiful surroundings and the large participation made it even more exciting for the ten competitors from Norway, Germany, Lombardy, Puglia and of course Moneglia and Genoa. In second place Frevel Sandra from Germany and third Luciano Simon, who defended the flag of Moneglia.

   

Page 1 of 25

banner-blue

layoutcover ebook-01

iBookstore Badge IT 126x40 0311

Clicca sulla copertina per scaricare il nuovo eBook interattivo per iPad “Il Pesto Mondiale” o cercalo sull’ iBook Store

“PALATIFINI CARTOONS”
CONCORSO small
International Cartoons Contest
15 ctober 2011 – 31 January 2012

Guarda lo spot del campionato

Watch championship' videos on YouTube

Youtube video channel

  • Campionato 2014_19
  • Eliminatoria Parigi_17

Associazione Palatifini P.I.: 01715470991
Via San Luca 4/14 sc. C 16123 Genova
Tel. +39 010 2476926 Fax +39 010 2480771
Email: info@pestochampionship.it

Privacy | Credits | Site Map
Web Design by E-Lane | Valid XHTML | CSS