Week of Italian cuisine in Baku
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 24
By Anakhanum Hidayatova – Trend:
Baku is hosting the first ‘Week of Italian Cuisine in the World’, where the Azerbaijani capital’s citizens can taste Italian dishes, salads and desserts.
About 300 events will take place all over the world during the week of Italian cuisine and people will be able to plunge into the Italian atmosphere, listen to the Italian music and taste Italian delicacies, Italy’s Ambassador to Azerbaijan Giampaolo Cutillo told Trend.
Holding such an event is meant to promote Italian traditions, products and culture, he said.
“Five events will be held in Baku by Nov. 26. Visitors of Italian restaurants will be able to get acquainted with the traditional cuisine of Turin, Sicily, Milan and other Italian cities,” Cutillo added.
The diplomat also noted that Azerbaijan and Italy have carried out a lot of cultural activities in recent months.
“Baku hosted the week of Italian fashion, the week of the Italian language, as well as a number of other events, particularly those related to education in Italy. We try to carry out as much work as possible. There are good conditions for this. Relations between our countries are good and friendly," the ambassador added.