During the week leading to the Festival – from Friday 2/9 to Sunday 11/9 – look for the Festival Italia Logo in the Best Italian Restaurants and Cafes, and try the Special Festival Menu.
The best Italian Restaurants and Cafes in Perth are designing a special dish or menu for you and branding it with the Festival Italia logo.
Come along and taste their specials!
NOLITA presents Festival Italia Week Special Menu:
CAPRESE – Mixed tomatoes, buffalo mozzarella*, basil, vincotto*, X.V.O.O.* ; POLIPO Fremantle octopus, roasted capsicum, capers, olives, cherry tomatoes, basil, X.V.O.O.
PAPPERDELLE – Fresh pasta, braised White Rocks veal, mushrooms. Rosso vermouth, star anise, basil, Grana Padano.
PESCE Oven baked olive & herb crusted salmon, wilted spinach, tomato coulis.
AFFOGATO – Vanilla bean gelato, espresso, Frangelico, roasted pistachio praline, almond biscuit; PROFITEROLES Vanilla bean, hazelnut & milk chocolate gelato, chocolate sauce; SEMIFREDDO – Pistachio, white & milk Chocolate ice cream cake, chocolate fairy floss, cherry coulis.
PARLAPA presents Festival Italia Week Special Dish:
RISOTTO – Porcini mushrooms and black truffle risotto.
MEAT – Wagin duck bolognese with green olive and parmesan.
FISH – Kingfish crudo with pickled radish, pomegranate and citrus vinaigrette.
MAGNA PIZZA presents Festival Italia Week Special Pizza:
FESTIVAL ITALIA PIZZA SPECIAL – Mozzarella, blue cheese, provolone, rocket, cherry tomatoes, fresh basil.