GAME & FOREST taste nature . forest edition

As part of the culinary speciality weeks game and forest, the highlight event "Game & forest taste nature . forest edition" will take place on 8 October 2023. Award-winning chef Theodor Falser and his team will take the Johannesstube restaurant in Nova Levante, South Tyrol, into the forest.

The chef will prepare an exclusive five-course lunch over an open fire, accompanied by selected wines from the region. An exclusive experience with unique sensations - the scent of the woods, the crackling of the open fire, the backdrop of the pale Dolomites and finally the best from our kitchen.


Ticket: Euro 200,00 (including 5 course menu with wine pairing)

The package includes:
- welcome aperitif
- 5-course tasting menu cooked in the forest without gas and electricity
- alcoholic or non-alcoholic beverage accompaniment
- water
- hike with star chef Theodor Falser
- return transfer (the way back is on foot through the forest or by shuttle bus on request)

For reservation and information: +39 0471 613 131 or

Getting to the meeting point by public transport is easy and convenient.

By public bus line:
- 180 from Bolzano, Birchabruck | Ponte Nova, Val di Fassa
- 180 or 184 from Karersee | Carezza, Karerpass | Passo Costalunga
- 184 from Weissenstein | Pietralba, Petersberg | Monte San Pietro, Deutschnofen | Nova Ponente, Stenk (or 181 and change 180)
- 184 from Obereggen, Eggen | Ega (or 184 and change 180)
- 187 from Steinegg | Collepietra, Gummer | San Valentino (or 182 and change 180)

Bus stop: Welschnofen centre (Despar); online timetable search at
Meeting point: Hotel Engel gourmet&spa

By car:
Destination: Welschnofen | Nova Levante centre
Pariking: Parking lot Hotel Engel
Meeting point: Hotel Engel gourmet&spa

Good to know
Changes to the menu for vegetarians and vegans are possible.
Please inform us of any allergies or intolerances when confirming (adaptation of the entire menu is not guaranteed).
Due to the exclusivity of the menu and the way it is prepared, a gluten and/or lactose-free menu is not possible.

Cancellation policies
To confirm your booking, we charge the total amount as a deposit in advance.
The booking will only be considered confirmed after receipt of payment and final confirmation from the hotel.

If the event has to be cancelled by the organiser due to bad weather, the amount will be fully refunded. The organiser reserves the right to cancel or postpone the event a maximum of 1 day in advance.

Cancellations are possible up to 30 days before the event and can be refunded with a voucher for a dinner in the Johannesstube (indoors) with the same food and drinks as in the package above.
Due to limited seating and considerable expense, please understand that we will retain 100% of the amount paid for cancellations made later than 30 days prior to the event date.

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Offer description
Ticket: Euro 200,00 per person (from 14 years).
Children under 14 years are not admitted.


11:00 a.m. - Meeting at the hotel reception (engel gourmet&spa) and depart by bus to the venue
11:45 a.m - Arrival
11:45 - Get together- Forest aperitif with star chef Theodor Falser
12:00 p.m. - Taste of Nature - 5-course tasting menu
02:30 p.m. - Dolomite cinema with sweets and digestifs
03:30 p.m. - Hike with star chef Theodor Falser back to Welschnofen (with transfer on request)

For reservation and information: +39 0471 613 131 or
All dates
08.10.2023 12:00 - 16:30 (Duration 04 h 30 min)
Meeting Point: Hotel Engel gourmet & spa | Via San Valentino 3
Hotel Engel gourmet & spa | Via San Valentino 3 - Hotel Engel - Johannesstube
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