"DRINK THE TERRITORY", the National Literary Competition for generations about wine
Until 15 th February, 2013 you can participate in "Bere il Territorio", the national literary contest Go Wine. The cultural initiative that is renewed for 12 years has remained "faithful" to the original line. The categories of "Drink the territory"
Are invited to write people of all ages stimulate an ideal comparison between generations that come together to tell with pleasure the relationship with wine and with the world around him, with particular attention to the social fabric and the environment in which the wine comes to light. There are also two special sections: one dedicated to agricultural colleges Italian, the other for students of Institutes of Secondary Education of the Province of Cuneo, which are required to prepare a paper on the topic: "The territory: a value or a slogan?" The intent and the title of the competition - "Drink the Territory"
The relevance of drinking territory is linked to the main purpose of the Association shall "contribute in a concrete way to grow the culture of consumption of quality wines, aiming at consumers who are increasingly aware of both choices, both in attributing the true value and meaning to a bottle of wine. "
"Drink the Territory" want to assign a value to each quality wine, to be enjoyed with a cup, with the culture and the environment in which it is stated that wine.
History, traditions, landscape and cultural events characterizing the wine in his wealth.
"Drink the territory" expresses a way of looking at consumption with a renewed gusto and with a greater awareness that must be transmitted to younger generations.
In addition to the general section,
The texts must be received by February 15, 2013 at the national headquarters of Wine in Go Alba, the awards ceremony is scheduled Saturday, March 16, 2013.
800 euro each for the two winners of the general section, 500 euro for the special prize reserved for Agricultural Schools; The Jury:
Giorgio Barberi Squarotti (University of Turin), Gianluigi Beccaria (University of Turin), Valter Boggione (University of Turin), Bruno Quaranta (The Press-Tuttolibri), Maximum Corrado (Go Wine Association), Salvo Foti (Winemaker).
Support this initiative, the Foundation Cassa di Cuneo and Italian wineries Committee consists of:
Aglianica Cultural Association - Rionero in Vulture (PZ) Old Distillery Sibona - Piobesi d'Alba (CN); Cantine del Barone - Cesinali (Av); Cellars Angel - Tuff (Av) Consortium Wines of Soave Soave and Recioto - Soave (VR) Emo Capodilista - The Montecchia - Selvazzano Dentro (Pd); Fattoria Santo Stefano - Greve in Chianti (Florence); Gostolai of Arcadu John. Antonio - Oliena (Nu); Montalbera Earth Ruche '- Castagnole Monferrato (At); Planeta - Memphis (Ag); Podere Il Carnasciale - Montopoli Valdarno (Ar); Vietti - Castiglione Falletto (Cn); Ciccio Zaccagnini - Bolognano (Pe )