Autumn in Barbagia, a festival of visual and savory beauty

 Autumn in Barbagia, a festival of visual and savory beauty

Autumn in Barbagia is a Sardinian food festival which is celebrated every year in different cities in the centre of the island. Their inhabitants open their houses to welcome guests and tourists who are willing to taste local food and wine. After the success of the 2019 edition, visitors and locals look forward to taking part in the 2020 edition.

Last year edition ran from September 7th to December 15th 2019 and this year, even tough the programme hasn’t been confirmed yet, seems to be the same. If you want to find out more about tradition, culture and food of the central area of the island, named Barbagia.

Autumn in Barbagia is a fascinated food marathon where locals and tourists meet for a full immersion of local tradition and cuisine. The hospitality of Sardinian people is known by almost everyone. During the festival, you can have a chat and interact with the inhabitants of each city. It’s similar to a big town market in which the stalls are replaced by houses whose doors are open to welcome tourists and visitors keen to taste typical food.

A typical dish, you can taste, is the delicious pork meat flavoured with Sardinian myrtle twig accompanied by a good red wine. Even the wide range of cakes and dessert is simply incredible. One of the most celebre is the seadas, made by deep-frying a semolina dumpling with a filling of soured Pecorino cheese and lemon peel in olive oil. It is usually served covered with sugar or honey.

Taking part in a cooking class is your desire? You might be in the right place, then. During the festival, you can join some laboratories or workshops in order to learn new recipes. All this is completed by an astonishing landscape of the Barbagia area. Based on last year edition, the programme of the upcoming year should be the following. However, it still needs to be confirmed.

Programme  “Autumn in Barbagia” in October

  • 7 and 8 September 2020: BITTI 
  • 14 and 15 September 2020: OLIENA 
  • 21 and 22 September 2020: AUSTIS 
  • 21 and 22 September 2020: ORANI 
  • 28 and 29 September 2020: DORGALI 
  • 28 and 29 September 2020: SARULE 
  • 28 and 29 September 2020: TONARA 
  • 5 and 6 October 2020: GAVOI 
  • 5 and 6 October 2020: LULA 
  • 5 and 6 October 2020: MEANA SARDO 
  • 12 and 13 October 2020: LOLLOVE 
  • 12 and 13 October 2020: ONANÌ 
  • 12 and13 October 2020: ORGOSOLO 
  • 19 and 20 October 2020: SA INNENNA A SORGONO 
  • 19 and 20 October 2020: BELVÌ 
  • 26 and 27 October 2020: SAGRA DELLE CASTAGNE DI ARITZO 
  • 26 e 27 October 2020: OTTANA 

Programme “Autumn in Barbagia” in November

  • 1, 2, 3 November 2020: DESULO 
  • 1, 2, 3 November 2020: MAMOIADA 
  • 9 and 10 November 2020: NUORO 
  • 9 and 10 November 2020: TIANA 
  • 16 and 17 November 2020: ATZARA 
  • 16 and 17 November 2020: OLZAI 
  • 16 and 17 November 2020: OVODDA 
  • 23 and 24 November 2020: OLLOLAI 
  • 23 and 24 November 2020: OROTELLI 
  • 30 November and 1 December 2020: GADONI 
  • 30 November and December 2020: ONIFERI 
  • 30 November and 1 December 2020: TETI 

Programme “Autumn in Barbagia” in December

  • 30 November 2020 and 1 December: GADONI 
  • 30 November and 1 December: ONIFERI 
  • 30 November and 1 December: TETI 
  • 7 and 8 December 2020: FONNI 
  • 7 and 8 December 2020: ORTUERI 
  • 14 and 15 December 2020: ORUNE 

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