The Maestro Challenge 2017

Salvatore’s hometown of Maiori on the beautiful Amalfi Coast was the backdrop again for the 3rd Edition of The Maestro Challenge.

This years theme celebrated the films of Fellini, this legend of the film industry had great affection for the town of Maiori and used it as the location of some of his earliest films.

Bartenders were invited to submit their recipes inspired by the passion and romance of Fellini’s films, and the finalists were chosen selected by Salvatore from entries from all over Italy.

The first day of the event took them into the mountains above Maiori where they were challenged to imagine and create an elixir of love from the freshest of local produce.

The morning of the second day involved a light hearted speedboat challenge followed by a traditional seafood lunch at one of the many beauty spots on the coast.

That evening the whole town turned out to watch a spectacular finale under the stars at the Port of Maiori, which included a tribute to Fellini, live music and the bartenders presentation their competition entries to Salvatore and his panel of celebrity judges.