Over the weekend, after a well deserved Breakfast at Sunset Restaurant with my colleagues. To says, Thank you to all the CBA employees as the company celebrates number one in customer satisfaction with a $250 MasterCard gift card for each employees.
In the afternoon, I went to Italian Darwin festival, organized by the Italian Festival Association of Darwin and held at the lawns of Parliament House ,Bennett Park and the Chan Building.
According to Ms Laura Tucker, one of the event coordinator, this is the first time a large scale public event has been held here in Darwin.
I love the Pizza and the calamari. Italian beverages was over flowing. Amazing range of mouthwatering and traditional Italian dishes with more than 12 food vendors.
I order a BBQ Italian sausages share space with mountain of delicious pasta, heavenly slices of pizza ,prawn and olive spaghetti with Tiramisu.
The organizer bring together a heady mix of interstate and local acts along with community and school group in celebrating the joy of Italian entertainment in Darwin. Such as :
The traditional Italian folk dance group Darwin Tarantella Dance troupe entertained the visitors with their amazing dance moves.
Best of all, the most sought after title in the Top End – The 2013 Darwin Italian Festival Spaghetti Eating Competition.
If you missed the Festival last Saturday and want to experience and taste Italian food at it’s best. You can check this Restaurants :
IL Trader – Antipasti – BBQ sausages Bellinis – Wine
Salvatores – Lasagne – Fusilli – Boscaiola – Machheroni – Tiramisu
Azzuri – Spaghetti & Penne Bolognes – Arrabbiata – Principessa
Pizza A La cart – Woodfired Gourmet Pizzas
Il Lido – Arancini – Meatballs – Pork belly
Il Recinto – Lamb risotto – Vegetable skewers
Viva La Vida – Braised Short Ribs – Capretto stew – Polenta
Italian Club – Gelati – Desserts
La Pizza – Pizza – Garlic Bread
Manolis – Octopus – Calamari
The Panini Hutt – Variety of Pannis
Lucky Cow goes Italiano – Salads – Frittatas