If you yearn for a little taste of la bella vita this summer, then Birra Moretti’s Italian-inspired Moretti Gran Tour will be right up your strada. The tour kicks off in Edinburgh before heading to London and Leeds, bringing a pop-up street food market to Summerhall over four nights.
The Gran Tour promises a flavour of Italy’s varied regions showing off their famed culinary heritage and renowned specialities. You can get stuck into a range of tasty eats care of Scottish food purveyors including La Favorita, William Street’s Maialino Deli and truffle-maestros Bonny Vita.
Masterclasses on how to source ingredients for Italian cuisine - and of course how to cook it - will be on offer throughout the festival.
Chilled beers, Italian street food and tunes care of local DJs; this is one of the summer's al fresco events not to be missed.
Gran Tour, July 9-12, 6pm-11pm, Summerhall. Tickets (£10pp plus £1 booking fee) include two beers, two plates of street food and a gelato per person. Additional food and drinks can be purchased on the night.
Want more Italian cuisine? See Time Out's guide to Edinburgh's best Italian restaurants.