To honor President Barack Obama’s visit to the eternal city, pastry chef Angelo Bisconti from Campi Salentina (Apulia, near Lecce), will give out 5,000 “pasticciotti Obama,” the chocolate treats he created for his American ‘hero’
Michele Emiliano, Mayor of Bari, was the guest of honor of the United Pugliesi Foundation’s Annual Gala, celebrated on April 15. In an exclusive interview with i-Italy, Emiliano discussed the similarities between Apulia and America, and the importance of keeping the relationship between these two realities alive and passionate, for the growth and the enrichment of both.
A photographic journey of Puglia's farmhouses led by architect Diane Lewis and photographer Mark Roksman is captured in the pages of Rizzoli's newest publication presented at Casa Italiana Zerilli Marimò. A special event, with one special guest, Nichi Vendola, president of Regione Puglia, concludes an amazing season of presentations.
June 20, 2011, NYC, Nichi Vendola, President of the Apulia Region, and Dario Stefano, Minister of the Agricultural Policies, took a tour of the Eataly Store guided by Oscar Farinetti bodily, creator and owner of the company.