Primitivo Press Tour Presentation

06/09/2011 Press Tour and "Terre del Primitivo" Journalist Award 1st edition. Wine tasting with 21 wineries producing Primitivo di Manduria.

On Thursday 8 September at 6.30 p.m. in Manduria, at San Francesco Cloister (between San Francesco square and Vittorio Emanuele square) the Primitivo di Manduria wine tasting will take place to introduce the 'Terre del Primitivo' press tour.
This educational, organized by the  Movimento Turismo del Vino Puglia in collaboration with Puglia Region – Agro-food Resources and Tourism Departments- and Gal 'Terre del Primitivo', is an important opportunity for wine&food journalists to discover the quality of this area and get more information for their articles and reportages.

The press tour is realted to the homonymous Journalist Award opened to all journalists and writers – from Puglia or not- who want to submit articles or reportages on this famous Puglian vine variety.

Participants at the presentation: Dario Stefano, Puglia Region Councillor for Agro-food resources, Vittoria Cisonno, President of the Movimento Turismo del Vino Puglia, Ernesto Soloperto, President of the Gal 'Terre del Primitivo', 21 Primitivo wine producers - Accademia dei Racemi, Agricola Guida, Agricola Pliniana, Antiche Terre del Salento, Azienda Agricola Erario, Cantina Sociale Lizzano, Cantolio, Consorzio Produttori Vino, Feudi San Marzano, Gianfranco Fino, Le Fabriche, Milizia Guseppe Oronzo, Milleuna, Pirro Varone, Società Agricola Bosco, Società Agricola Lenti, Soloperto, Tenuta Zicari, Tenute Casinovi, Vigne & Vini, Vinicola Savese.

A guided wine tasting and an aperitif with traditional food will follow.

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