Puglia Press Tour
The Movimento Turismo del Vino Puglia promotes undesrstanding of Puglia’s wine-growing areas by organising and conducting press tours, which are linked with journalism awards dedicated to two of the grape varieties representing the region’s main production areas:
Nero di Troia from the Upper Murgia, and Negroamaro from the Salento. Over the years, dozens of journalists, writers and opinion leaders have had the chance to appreciate the quality of Puglia’s wines and hospitality, and they have given plenty of coverage to the region and to the Movimento’s promotional activities.
NERO DI TROIA PRESS TOUR
From 23rd to 26th september
The first edition of the Nero di Troia Press Tour, from 23 to 26 September 2012, takes place in the Castel del Monte area and is created and promoted by the Movimento Turismo del Vino Puglia in collaboration with GAL "Le città di Castel del Monte" and supported by Regione Puglia (Tourism Dept. and Agri-food Resources).
The tour is connected to the “Terre del Nero di Troia” journalist award, focused on the main vine of the Castel del Monte area, with the purpose to highlight also the cultural aspects and its production area.
In three days the tour offers the chance to meet the producers, taste their wines, visit the wineries and see the most important stages in harvest. It gives the chance to visit the most suggestive centres of the area and appreciate their beautiful architecture, handicraft, gastronomy, landscapes and the ancient link with agriculture. read all >>