Last minute Near Bastia Umbra, in Costano, the first roast pig of St.Francis
In Costano is produced the famous roast
pig, the "Porchetta di Costano" (Costano's roast pig), a
typical gastronomic product of the zone, whose working sinks the roots in the
myth and in the legend. The tradition says that the first roast pig have been
roasted to in Costano from the same St. Francis with the help of the faithful Frate
Leone. The fraction of Bastia was already note in the Middle Ages for this
practice, today celebrated in the prestigious Sagra della Porchetta held
at the end of August every year.
The Umbrian Fair of Bastia Umbra
distinguishes from every other surrounding country and above all from the near
cities of Assisi, Spello
, for the different chara...
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