22nd August - 11th September - “Hunting for risotto

22nd August - 11th September - “Hunting for risotto" in Ticino restaurants

From August 22th to September 11th, the hunt is on for an exceptional risotto all over Ticino and also at Monte Generoso!

“Caccia al risotto” is a gastronomic festival in which participate 45 chefs to delight the palates of gourmets with over 100 different types of risotto.

The 'Fiore di pietra' restaurant participates in the gastronomic festival and offers three risottos for tasting. On our à la carte menu you will find the risotto with saffron and local luganighetta (fresh susage), in addition you find otherr two risottos proposed by the Chef every day.

So, what are you waiting for? Come and taste our risottos in the splendid setting of Monte Generoso! Book your "risotto hunt" now.

Book your table at the Fiore di pietra Restaurant!


Among the initiatives of the Risotto Festival is the Ticino Risotto Championship, which will be held on August 26th in Locarno's Piazza Grande.

Among the participants in the competition there will be our Sous-chef Rosario. Come and cheer and discover the ingredients of the competing risotto!

And the surprises don't end here... If, after tasting the saffron and luganighetta risotto, you want to try making it at home with your own hands... Here is the recipe!


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