Visitors to Montepulciano are being offered rare opportunities to participate in the local grape harvest in a variety of enticing and inventive ways: from learning to cook the traditional harvest lunch all the way to participating in the time-honoured ritual of picking the grapes themselves, alongside farmers eager to reveal what gives Montepulciano wine its exquisite taste, aroma and appearance. The grape harvest is no longer the domain of the...READ MORE >>
Enrique Mazzola, ambassador of Vino Nobile, opens a Deutsche Oper Berlin series devoted to great works by Meyerbeer with a concert version of Dinorah. This rarely performed French opéra comique combines lyrical, folkloric and comic elements. The very famous aria - Ombre légère is sung by the title role – Dinorah.
The opera will be performed at the Berliner Philharmonie on 1st October. This project marks the development...READ MORE >>
The 40th edition of the Bravìo delle Botti barrel race will be contested with brand new barrels, donated by the Consorzio del Vino Nobile. This year the traditional race through the streets of Montepulciano's old town centre will be held on 31 August.
The Bravìo delle Botti is a contest between the eight districts that make up the old town centre: Cagnano, Collazzi, Le Coste, Gracciano, Poggiolo, San Donato, Talosa and Voltaia. The...READ MORE >>