Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Nino Salvaggio hosts International Weekend 2/27- 3/1 with FREE Global Food Samplings

Nino Salvaggio's International Weekend features FREE Samplings to Celebrate Global Foods and Cultures...

Nino Salvaggio International Marketplace, the premier specialty market in metro Detroit, is celebrating the mixing pot of global cultures across the region with its Second Annual International Weekend.

The FREE event will be held Friday, February 27 – Sunday, March 1 at all of its locations:

- 17496 Hall Road, Clinton Township
- 6835 Rochester Road, Troy
- 27900 Harper, St. Clair Shores

Hours for the Nino Salvaggio's International Weekend are 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Sunday.

The public is invited to The Nino Salvaggio International Weekend that highlights international food, wine, music and more. Ethnic food samplings from more than 20 countries and regions will be included along with recipes, live music and other global goods.

Pete Loren, Director of Culinary Development with Nino Salvaggio International Marketplace and Sunny Fassbender, Produce Prep Manager at Troy location
Experts will offer advice and samplings this year on dishes such as: Japanese Sushi from Mon Jin Lau; Italian Cheese Ravioli; Mediterranean Chicken Shawarma; German Spaetzle Casserole, Potato Pancakes and Sour Cream; Lebanese Hummus; Matilde Vicenzi Cookies; Norwegian Voss Water; Jamaican Ugli Fruit; Mongolian Pork; New Zealand Kim Crawford Wines; and Italian Academia Proscuitto and Parmigiano Reggiano.

“We’re very proud to bring International Weekend back for a second year, as the event honors some of the many cultures of the clients whom we serve.” said Kirk Taylor, president of Nino Salvaggio. “Year-round Nino Salvaggio serves as a culinary resource specializing in foods and other items from around the world, including hard-to-find wines, spices and produce. Our market represents the melting pot that we live in here in southeast Michigan.”

As another highlight, Grammy-nominated accordionist Mike Zawojsky will perform at the Troy location. In Clinton Township customers will enjoy music by accordionist James Rand.

Please note that due to store size, the St. Clair Shores location will offer limited samplings.

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