ROCKFORD (WREX) — Popular Italian restaurant and OSF HealthCare launched a new Italian market in Rockford Friday afternoon.
The market, called Pasqua Mercato will be every Sunday for 11 weeks on Rockford’s east side.
Pasqua Mercato will feature vendors selling fresh produce, farm fresh eggs, Italian greens, fresh bread, Italian desserts, gelato, wine tastings, espresso and more.
Pasqua Mercado opens June 2 and ends August 11.
Pasqua Mercato is named after the Mother of Lino’s, Pasqua Battista, who co-founded the restaurant with her husband Mike (Lino) Battista. Pasqua’s recipes are at the heart of the family business.
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