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the Chestnut

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Last update 20/09/2014 (ref.50698)
by the local editorial office of ZOCCA c/o PROMAPPENNINO
Via Mauro Tesi, 1209 - 41059 Zocca (MO)
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In the past Chestnut groves were one of the major foodstuff resources of the Appennines. People make use of Chestnuts to prepare powdered chestnuts, soups, bread and cakes in addition to Cicci, traditional food tatsy with buttermilk curd. During the traditional Chestnut village feast,which takes place in Zocca in October, it is possible to taste all these delicious products. To know more about Chestnut groves it is possible to visit the Centro di Documentazione Museo del Castagno di San Giacomo di Zocca (tel. 059.795721 - 059.985584)