Renowned wines from Friuli, delicious dishes, inimitable location: these are the ingredients of Goblets of Stars, 2014, the annual event that, thanks to the support of the Region and of the Savings Bank of Fvg promotes wine and territory involving fans and tourists.
This year, two locations intertwined issues by centuries of history are presented together with the vast audience of fans, who can choose between the romantic beach of Grado (from 8 to 10 August from 19.30 to 24.00) or the historic charm of Aquileia ( 9:10 August from 18.30 to 24.00).
The event, organized by the Movimento Turismo del Vino Friuli Venezia Giulia together with the Roads of Wine and Taste FVG and GIT - Degree Tours systems, in concert with the City of Wine of Aquileia, is thought to cheer, in the magical nights of stars drooping, tourists and wine lovers who will be pleasantly surprised by the combinations between the flavors of the region, culture, music and other pleasant surprises can offer genuine sensory emotions.
Access to tastings, both Grado and Aquileia, occurs upon purchase of a special kit, consisting of a cup and the respective bag (€ 20), which entitles you to ten samples of your choice. The big news this year, just to strengthen the indissoluble marriage between food and wine, authentic pride of our region, will be the ability to create authentic "dialogue sensory", the unique combinations involving all senses will be set up, in fact, stations with delicious dishes to match, following his own taste or advice of the experts present, to the wine tasting but there will be music and olfactory cues for unions.
In addition, until August 7, via the website www.cantineaperte.it / blog you can request a special coupon that entitles you to access to tastings in two at a reduced price (€ 30). The promotion is valid also for all readers QB Quanto Basta that, in the August, will be cut out and present the coupon at the checkout. The proceeds from the evening will be donated to charity Grade cultural association Sport Culture and Solidarity.
During the event there will be room for interesting opportunities for detailed wine tasting with the direct involvement of producers, which will be available to the public for curiosity and questions on the exceptional heritage wine and food production areas.
Also this year, Goblets of Stars will be hosted in Grado, thanks to the precious collaboration with the GIT at the restaurant Antiche Terme / main entrance to the beach for the first time, the exhibition will take place on the patio of the restaurant laid directly on the sand, a location immersed in an atmosphere of calm and relaxation that will make unforgettable your participation in Goblets of Stars.
The participating wineries are: Baroni Codelli, Count d'Attimis-Maniago, Paul Ferrin, The Magnolia, The Viarte, Lis Neris, Pontoons Flavio, Rodaro Paul Tenuta Borgo Conventi.
In addition to the delicacies prepared especially for the event by the staff Antiche Terme, you can appreciate the exquisite desserts Gubana Grandma and the famous San Daniele ham.
They will also be present with a banquet experts ANAG FVG - National Association of Tasters Grappa and tell that passion with the characteristics, types of production, the aromas and flavors of the spirits.
There will also be musical entertainment: every night, in fact, your tasting will be accompanied by DJ sets on the beach; In addition, Saturday 9 the evening will be accompanied by fascinating "JazzinDuo": the hot jazz sounds masterfully expressed by the voice of Felluga Letizia, accompanied by Alexander Scolz on keyboards, will provide the ideal background to make Goblets of Stars unique opportunity to taste wines and authentic flavors without frenzy, drifting from the magical atmosphere of tranquility transmitted from the sea in the evening.
Goblets of Stars in this year's Grade awaits you with an interesting novelty: Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th will be possible, in a manner entirely free, do tastings of "Renowned Italian Cigar" in conjunction with quality products including chocolate of Modica . The Fummelier Mark Lawn Club Friends of the cigar will take you through this world of aromas and flavors varied to suit all tastes, which can not only satisfy the needs of new and old fans but also members of the merely curious.
Finally, Sunday 10 August, organized by Livefvg.com Roberto De Grandi, to round off this three days dedicated to the "sensual pleasures", do not miss the walkway with beautiful girls wearing parade sought after gowns.
A beautiful and picturesque setting, rich in history and charm, will be the background to the two evenings Goblets of Stars at Aquileia, an event organized by the City, as the City of Wine, which he identified as the organizing secretary of the event the City Entrepreneurs Association Aquileia in collaboration with the consortium and Sodales DOC Aquileia Aquileia.
Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 August the meeting in the UNESCO heritage city is Piazza Capitolo, from 18.30 to 24.00 or so, where will be placed benches dedicated to the wineries in the area of agro Aquileia who will have the opportunity to taste their wines and to promote their business, helping to disseminate and exploit the excellent wines of the region.
Do not miss the musical accompaniment with two engaging concerts: Saturday night to the sounds of jazz space, sound can you arouse emotions in the soul and that will amaze even the sight of the fire thanks to the show, Sunday, however, is expected to attend a gospel choir made up of as many as 50 entries.
For more information:
Movimento Turismo del Vino Friuli Venezia Giulia
Tel +39 0432 289540
email@example.com - www.mtvfriulivg.it
Entrepreneurs Association City of Aquileia
Tel +39 334 6181963
+39 333 7412249