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Celebrate May Day with Fave col Pecorino

In Rome, Primo Maggio, Labor Day, is celebrated with a trip to the countryside for a picnic of fava beans and pecorino. This Saturday, make like a Roman and hit the road. For my suggestions, check out my post on the New York Times In Transit Blog.

2016-01-09T19:09:44+00:00 April 29th, 2010|Categories: Culture, Gastronomic Traditions, Rome & Lazio|4 Comments


  1. Mamma Parla May 1, 2010 at 1:47 am - Reply

    A picnic in the countryside of Roma!!! Dreaming….great post!

  2. Katie May 3, 2010 at 3:58 pm - Reply

    Thanks Mamma Parla!

  3. Fave October 30, 2010 at 5:22 pm - Reply

    […] Primo Maggio/May Day/Labor Day and in Rome the thing to do is eat fave col pecorino, fava beans and pecorino cheese. While I adore this combo, my absolute favorite way to eat fave is […]

  4. […] in Testaccio and near the Circo Massimo. So if you are in town, go check it out and grab some pecorino e fave to celebrate May Day. The next dates for the Auditorium farmers’ market are May 6, May 27, […]

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