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A Dinner with Dante Alighieri



A Dinner with Dante Alighieri

a dinner with dante

Discover the true nature of authentic Italian food and wine as the Italian Culture Institute of Abu Dhabi celebrates The Week of Italian Cuisine in the World.

Inspired by the beautiful countryside of Tuscany and created in honour of the 700th death anniversary of Dante, the legendary Italian poet, writer and philosopher, the lavish feast is filled with enticing surprises and expertly crafted palate pleasers.

Curated by Villa Toscana’s Executive Chef Rosario Martorana, the ‘A Tavola nel Medioevo’ menu takes diners on an immersive journey through the most enrapturing tastes and dishes in Italian culture, right through from the Middle Ages to the vibrant present day.

Prof. Simone Pregnolato, Expert in ancient Italian cookbooks at the Catholic University of Milan will introduce the theme to diners and encourage them to explore the role of Medieval literature and cookbooks in the society.


Pre-payment is required to attend the event.

Press Release



Date: Sunday, November 28, 2021

Time: From 7:00 pm To 9:30 pm

Organized by : IIC Abu Dhabi e

In collaboration with : Villa Toscana

Entrance : Free