Mercatale in Florence is one of those events that contribute to the search of an alternative lifestyle, more pure, clean and healthy. It does this through wholesome food of the highest quality, from every part of the Florentine territory. This special market is housed in locations such as Piazza della Repubblica, Piazzale Kennedy or Piazza Santa Maria Novella, which alternate depending on the time of year. Mercatale in Florence is organized every first Saturday of the month, except in January, July and August, with two special editions set on Sunday, and it is open from 08:00 to 20:00. In it, alternating 84 producers, 46 of which came from the province of Florence, and the rest from other parts of Tuscany.
Mercatale in Florence, the best that the earth offer us
Mercatale in Florence is a project designed to fully exploit the Italian agriculture by highlighting, at the same time, the importance it has for what concerns the protection of traditions, environment, territory, culture, health, food security, equity, access to food at a fair price, for social and labour. And it does so by bringing in Piazza products such as wine, olive oil, vegetables, fruits, grains, legumes, chickens, saffron, truffles, zolfini beans, Cecino Rosa, Certaldo onions. But Mercatale in Florence is also the place where you can find products produced by human labour, such as honey, meats, cheeses, flour, cheese made from raw milk, fresh ricotta, salami of Cinta Senese, the famous necci of the Tuscan Apennines, typical biscuits of Prato.
Mercatale in Florence, bring the top on the table
Mercatale in Florence is an event that never before in this historical moment has a considerable importance. This is because through it we can buy organic and healthy products, enhancing at the same time our local agriculture and select food items with an excellent ratio quality/price. An additional way to tackle the complex challenges that modern times reserve us. A further stage to reach during your stay in the city, at the Hotel Brunelleschi, the 4-star located in Piazza Santa Elisabetta. Thanks to the interior restaurant and tavern it offers the best of Florentine and Tuscan cuisine.
Mercatale in Florence, an essential event