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Cuisine of Apulia for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

The national cuisine of Puglia is very simple, but no less interesting and attractive. They produce one of the best olive oils in the world; it is an indispensable component of almost all national dishes. A huge amount of wheat is grown in Puglia, so products of white flour are also important components of the national menu. Other indispensable elements of the menu are seasonal vegetables.
Puglia is ready to offer sea lovers a huge selection of beautiful beaches; there are parts of the coast for every taste. Monopoli is one of the most sought after holiday destinations. It has … Open
Traditional Italian pasta is an everyday dish here; only in Puglia gourmets can taste orecchiette cooked following an old recipe. Literally, the name of this dish can be translated as ‘little ears; ‘ it is a classic home-made pasta cooked with a rather unusual component, turnip.
Among the most popular vegetable dishes is tiella. It is made of various vegetables with rice, mussels and potato; the dish turns out very hearty and incredibly tasty. Seafood is also present on the table literally every day. Gourmets will enjoy such a popular national treat, as ciambotto. It's incredibly delicious sauteed seafood cooked with onions, tomatoes and peppers. Those fond of mussels should definitely visit Taranto, as, according to the opinion of experienced travelers, this is where you can taste the most delicious mussels in Italy. Copyright
Every town of charming Puglia has amazing hotels and inns that will surprise guests not only with their good service, but also with their unique history. In the immediate vicinity of Fasano … Open
Meat dishes are also quite common in Puglia; chefs use the gentlest lamb to cook dishes. Lamb baked in a pot with potatoes and wild onions is considered a classic meat dish.

As many regions of the country, Puglia is famous for its cheeses. Incredibly tasty mozzarella, which has long been considered the best in the country, and Burato popular among gourmets are produced there. Local desserts will appeal to travelers watching their weight, as they consist of the most useful sweets. Fragrant honey, dried fruit and fruit syrups are usually bought as souvenirs. Puglia produces excellent red wines, among which you should pay particular attention to Salice Salentino and Primitivo di Manduria. Martina Franca is one of the most popular white wines.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Apulia and surroundings

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Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Apulia
♥   Restaurant 'Il Falco Pellegrino' MONTEDORO. Type - Creative. 0.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'L’Antica Locanda' NOCI. Type - Regional cuisine. 1.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'L’Aratro' ALBEROBELLO. Type - Regional cuisine. 11.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Trullo d’Oro' ALBEROBELLO. Type - Regional cuisine. 11.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Osteria del Poeta' ALBEROBELLO. Type - Regional cuisine. 12 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Trattoria Pugliese' Gioia del Colle. Type - Apulian|Regional cuisine. 15.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Osteria del Borgo Antico' Gioia del Colle. Type - Regional cuisine. 15.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Menelao a Santa Chiara' Turi. Type - Creative. 15.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Pashà' Conversano. Type - Modern cuisine. 19.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Centro Storico' LOCOROTONDO. Type - Regional cuisine. 19.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Unique sights around Apulia

Le Grotte della Civita

From the series “Hotels Harmoniously Built into the Natural Landscape”
The hotel has 18 rooms, which are furnished with the beautiful antique furniture and the small crafts of the local masters. One of the peculiar peculiarities of the rooms is lack of any technique. In the rooms there is no electricity. At dusk, the candles are the only source of light. This peculiarity is a tribute to the traditions of the locals, some of whom lived in the caves until the middle of the 20th century and were able to do without technical achievements. … Read further


From the series “Nooks and Villages That Are More Colorful Than Top Touristic Destinations”
The rhythm of life is as leisurely and measured, as hundreds of years ago. The architecture is as beautiful as in time of its creation. An area of ​​the old town is about 40 square km; about 11 000 people are permanently residing in its territory. Travellers visiting the town have to consider that the main activity here is walking. You can not only admire the ancient architecture, but also look into the nice shops and handicraft stalls. They offer a lot of unique things to their customers. … Read further
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Hilton builds third luxury hotel in Kyoto

It will welcome its first guests in 2024. 313 rooms of various categories will be available, the interior of rooms and hotel spaces will become one of the main features of the high-class hotel. When decorating the rooms, it is planned to use local textiles, which are famous for their high quality and are considered to be one of the best in the world. Read this


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Cuisine and restaurants in the neighbours of Apulia

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