Alcalà de Xivert celebrates its Penjar Tomato Fair

Publishing date 7/10/2018

The sixth edition of the "Fira de la Tomata de Penjar" will take place on October 13th and 14th in Alcalà de Xivert with a program of activities for all audiences.
Alcalà de Xivert celebrates its Penjar Tomato Fair

The "Fira de la Tomata de Penjar" wants to value the natural product recognized with the Quality Mark of the Region of Valencia. It is a variety of tomato that has been grown in the municipality of Alcalà de Xivert for more than a century. It has a special flavor and a long life, which makes it a unique product in the market.


To present the "Tomata de Penjar", the sixth edition of this fair will take place on October 13th and 14th. During the weekend, several producers will show their tomatoes to locals and visitors. You can try both natural tomatoes and different preparations and there will also be different stands with other local delicacies and local crafts.


At the "Tomata de Penjar" Fair, there will be no shortage of tastings, workshops and cooking shows, so that everyone can discover the charms of this delicacy. Several chefs will teach the audience incredible ways to enjoy this delicious variety of tomatoes.

Alcalà de Xivert belongs to the Baix Maestrat region. With one foot in the sea and another one on the mountain, it offers many activities throughout the year. Dive along its seabed, sail along its coast and make a hiking or mountain bike route through the Sierra de Irta. Then, you will have to make a stop at the Castillo de Xivert and another one at the beautiful beaches of the Alcossebre spot.

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