21/06/2016 The region

Daunia and the Salento will host Puglia's celebrations of the 18th Calici di Stelle, the eagerly awaited summer event by the Movimento Turismo del Vino Puglia. Wine and territory come together in a full programme of events to accompany visitors as they taste the region's best

Past editions of this itinerant event have been hosted by Bari, Castel del Monte, Conversano, Galatina, Lecce, Noci, Ostuni, Otranto and Trani. Calici di Stelle takes place every year in two of the Puglia's loveliest old towns - one in the northern area of the region and one in the south. On Saturday 6 August, this year's celebration returns after eight years to Lucera - an atmospheric location in northern Puglia. On Wednesday 10 August, the Salento venue is once again Copertino, which played host on the night of San Lorenzo for the last few

Stars of the evening are the wines from the Movimento's member wineries, whose daily work contributes to guaranteeing the quality and reliability of our regional producers, along with all the many visitors and tourists arriving to taste the quality of Puglia's star wines. Winelovers visiting both cities will find three wine itineraries to follow (Terre del Nero di Troia, Terre del Primitivo, Terre del Negroamaro), and advanced digital technology will make it possible for them to go on a real and virtual journey around the tasting stalls. This will give them the chance to discover the vast and wide-ranging variety of Puglia's wines, its picturesque landscapes, native vines and

And there's more, because Calici di Stelle will also involve the wineries. This means that wine tourists unable to reach Lucera or Copertino will still be able to enjoy the event by visiting the wineries and tasting the wines right where they are

Calici di Stelle is a registered brand belonging to the Movimento Turismo del Vino, legally protected in order to prevent any form of misuse/imitation and to ensure that consumers receive quality and professional standards. The event is organised in collaboration with Le Città del Vino.

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