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January    
Weather: Cold & Windy
Saint Celebrated: San Costanzo(A patron saint of PG)
Food eaten: Torcolo di San Costanzo
Seasonal fruits: Oranges, mandarins, grapefruits, apples, pears and kiwi.
Seasonal vegetables: Artichokes, fennel, beets, carrots, broccoli, radishes, celery, cabbage, spinach, endive, chicory, squash.
Recurrent
Yearly Events:
January 29th > Feast of San Costanzo. Tradition art culture and spirturality for the Feast of San Costanzo
                                      JANUARY NOW

 

 

Torcolo di 
San Costanzo





February
Weather: Cold & Windy                                   
Celebrated: San Valentines and Carneval
Food eaten: Dolce degli innamarati &
Dolci di carnevale <> Frappe,
Strufuli & Brighelle           
Seasonal
fruits:
Oranges,mandarins,apples, pears and kiwi.
Seasonal vegetables: Artichokes, fennel, beets, carrots, broccoli, radishes, celery, cabbage, spinach, endive and pumpkin.
                                    FEBRUARY NOW 

 



Frappe







March 
Weather: Unpredictable
Saint Celebrated: Sant antonio(protector of animals)
San Giuseppe
Food eaten: Dolci del papa(san Giuseppe),
Frittelle Zeppole AND dolci delle Donna
Seasonal
fruits:
Oranges, tangerines, lemons, apples, pears and kiwi.
Seasonal
vegetables:
Asparagus, lettuce, artichokes, fennel, chard, broccoli, arugula, celery, cabbage and spinach.
Agriculture: The branches of the olive trees are
cut to produce stronger&plentiful  olives
Recurrent
Yearly Events:
March 8th > Women's day. On this day yellow mimosas of appreciation are given to women by men and the flowers are really pretty.  Females or either going out on for a romatic evening with their love ones or out on the town with their girlfriends. 
 You decide females; it's your day. If you have a great relationship with your man and you prefer to go out with the girls; than you should,and have fun! you deserve it) but if this is not your case tell your girlfriends that you will catch up with them another time and get those heels ready for your speacial night.
Truth be told that there are more men out on the town on this night because they know that the females will be out together. (heehee)
March 17th >  The celebration of Italy's national day. This year is the 150th anniversary of the country’s unification as a nation-state, however for celebration activity you will have to go to Florence or Rome. Perugia is not very active in this area.
                                             MARCH NOW

 







 Mimosa

  

 

 

 

Italy's international
              day

 

 




April ( April madness )
Weather:

Beautiful

Celebrated: Easter (lots of eggs eaten)
Food eaten: Torte di Pasqua, Colombe, uova pasquile, pupazzi & cioccolati
Seasonal
fruits:
Oranges, and strawberries
Seasonal
vegetables:
Asparagus, lettuce, artichokes, peas, cabbage, beets, carrots, potatoes, chicory, arugula, radishes, celery, onions and spinach.
Agriculture:

Non planted Asparagus are grown naturally.

Yearly Sacras:  Festa di San Pietro Martier a Lidarno 
Primavera a Sant"Enea a Sant'Enea
                                           APRIL NOW








Peach trees







 May 
Weather:

Just Gorgeous

Seasonal
fruits:
Cherries and strawberries.
Seasonal
vegetables:
Asparagus, lettuce, beets, carrots, endive, green beans, broad beans, potatoes, celery, cabbage and onions.

Yearly Sacras:
 

Festa dei Santi Patroni a Ramazzano 
Festa del Prosciutto Casareccio a Pianello 
                                           MAY NOW

 






Prosciutto

 

 

 


June
Weather:

Hot

Seasonal
fruits:
Apricots, cherries, strawberries, melons, peaches and plums,
Seasonal
vegetables:
Asparagus, lettuce, Swiss chard, turnip greens, endive, green beans, broad beans, potatoes, tomatoes, arugula, radishes, eggplant, peppers, peas, cucumbers, onions, cabbage and zucchini
Yearly Sacras:  Click List
                                          JUNE NOW

 

 

 


Papaveri
 

 





July

Weather:

Very HOT         

Seasonal
fruits:
Apricots, watermelon, strawberries, melons, blueberries, raspberries, figs, peaches and plums.
Seasonal
vegetables:
Lettuce, turnip greens, beets, beans, green beans, chicory, peas, potatoes, tomatoes, radishes, eggplant, peppers, cucumbers, celery and zucchini.
Recurrent
Yearly Events:
Umbria jazz festival
Secolare festa del Santo Anello della vergine. The Madanna"s Ring is brought out and shown to the devout crowds of worshippers.
Yearly Sacras:  Click List
                                       JULY NOW

 

 

 


 Umbria Jazz 








August

Weather:

Hot ( not as hot as July)        

Saint celebrated: San Lorenzo
Food eaten: Torcolo di San lorenzo
Seasonal
fruits:
Watermelon, figs, melons, blackberries, blueberries, raspberries, pears, peaches, grapes and plums.
Seasonal
vegetables:
Lettuce, broccoli, beets, beans, green beans, chicory, potatoes, eggplants, peppers, cucumbers, tomatoes, celery, onions and zucchini.
Recurrent
Yearly Events:
Festival internazionale delle figure animate (puppet theater)
Yearly Sacras:  Click List
                                  AUGUST NOW









Sunflowers

 

 

 


September

Weather:

Warm/ Cool     

Food eaten: All year round foods
Seasonal
fruits:
Figs, apples, pears, peaches, grapes, currants and plums.
Seasonal
vegetables:
Lettuce, broccoli, beets, turnips, carrots, turnips, brussels sprouts, potatoes, tomatoes, radishes, leeks, eggplant, peoperoni, cucumbers, celery, cabbage, pumpkins and zucchini.
Recurrent
Yearly Events:
Perugia Classico
Historic centre, Rocca Paolina 
the most improtant exhibition of fine acoustic musical instruments in Italy.
Yearly Sacras:  Click List
                             SEPTEMBER NOW

 

 

 

 


Perugia Classico







October 
 
Weather:

Windy

Celebrated: Food of the gods
Food eaten: CHOCOLATE
Seasonal
fruits:
Apples, pears, chestnuts,and lemons.
Seasonal
vegetables:
broccoli, beets, turnips, carrots, cabbage, potatoes, leeks, eggplant, peppers, pumpkins cauliflower and fennel.
Recurrent Yearly Events Eurochocolate (International Chocolate festival)
Yearly Sacras:   Click List
                                 OCTOBER NOW 

 

 

 

 

Eurochocalate

 

 

 
November
Weather:

Cold & Windy

Celebrated: Feast of All souls
Seasonal
fruits:
Oranges, kiwis, tangerines, apples, pears and chestnuts
Seasonal
vegetables:
broccoli, beets, carrots, cabbages, artichokes, radishes, spinach, potatoes, endive, leeks, pumpkins cauliflower, chicory and fennel.
Recurrent Yearly Events Umria Libri.Rocca Paolina, ex Borsa Merci Umbrian book fair.
Secolare fiera dei morti (feast of all souls)
Yearly Sacras:  Click List
                               NOVEMBER NOW

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

December 
Weather:

Winter cold  

Celebrated: Christmas
Food eaten: Panettoni, Toreiglioni, Rocciate
Brutti ma Buoni
Seasonal
fruits:
Oranges, kiwis, tangerines, apples, pears and grapefruit.
Seasonal
vegetables:
Spinach, broccoli, artichokes, cauliflower, cabbage, fennel, potatoes, radishes, leeks, chicory and spinach
Recurrent Yearly Events Batik-Perugia film festival
Natale in Rocca Paolina
Umbria terra Viva
National Antique and Collector's trade fair
                                    DECEMBER NOW

 

 

 

 

 


Christmas

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
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