Category: Food & Wine Area: In Val di Fassa from to see programme - Resort: Canazei - Mazzin - Moena - Sèn Jan di Fassa - Soraga di Fassa Place: In Val di Fassa Your take away in the heart of the Dolomites
Need a tip to spend a pleasant day in the open air in a seduded location, nestled in the untamed nature of the Dolomites? The green meadows, the scent of the mountain flowers, a blanket to sit on, a basket full of local cheeses and products, re-worked into fresh and original recipes, the sounds of nature: here you are, our Cheesenic! Restaurants, farmhouses, mountain dairy farms, art crafts and hotels partners of the Strada dei Formaggi delle Dolomiti propose their original picnic baskets for a zero miles take away packed lunch to taste with your partner or with the whole family, on a colourful meadow full of flowers.
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In many cases, you will have the chance to choose the content among a selection of dishes and take away suggestions prepared by our cheds, according to their fantasy and with seasonal products.
It is necessary to book your basket in advance, by calling the facility or the shop, and choose the content and the colleciton time.
You'll be provided with everything you need to have lunch, ncluding the cutlery, napkins, and a comfy basket or bag. You might even find a blanket in some cases. You will be told whether you will need to give back the basket and the cutlery and, if so, you'll be ask for a deposit. Otherwise, ensure you put everything back in the bag and bring back home everything that needs to be thrown way, carefully separating the waste.
Good weather is required for a pic-nic, but do not get worried by a few drops of rain, passing clouds are usual in the mountains! Always bring a K-Way or a raincoat in your backpack, which are also useful to sit on the grass, if it is a little bit damp.
Reach the restaurant, mountain dairy farm, refuge or the farmhouse where you have to pick up your basket on foot, by mountain-bike or e-bike.
Inside your basket or bag, you'll find some tips about where to enjoy your lunch. Otherwise, read the "Pic-nic walks vademecum", with tips for any taste: you'll sure find the right place for you!