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Repubblica e con il patrocinio ed il
contributo di:

  • Presidenza del Consiglio dei Ministri
  • Ministero per le Politiche agricole alimentari e forestali
  • Ministero per lo Sviluppo Economico
  • Ministero del Turismo
  • Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali
  • Enit / Agenzia Nazionale per il Turismo
  • Regione Campania - Presidenza della Giunta Regionale
  • Regione Campania - Assessorato al Turismo
  • Regione Campania - Assessorato all'Agricoltura
  • Consiglio Regionale della Campania
  • Provincia di Salerno - Presidenza della Giunta Provinciale
  • Provincia di Salerno - Assessorato all'Agricoltura
  • Comune di Minori
  • Pro Loco di Minori
  • Con la collaborazione delle Associazioni Locali

Award for Eno-gasronomic Literature

Other events take place as well as the main one, which is held in the second week in September, generating an exclusive combination of literature, music and art.

In this context, The "Minori Costa d'Amalfi" Award for enogastronomic literature came into being in 2002, it remains the only one of its kind in Italy, benefiting from a prestigious jury of experts developing and increasing the value of the works of narrative history, gastronomy and journalism and obviously eno-gastronomy. The President of the Jury is Prof. Tullio Gregory and the other members are Andrea di Porto, Ezio Falcone, Oberdan Forlenza, Giuseppe Liuccio, Gualtiero Marchesi, Luca Maroni, Maria Concetta Mattei, Antonio Porpora, Lidia Ravera and Andrea Reale.

The organization of the award, created by Giuseppe Liuccio, secretary and cultural consultant of the Jury, is provided by Le muse Cooperative which is specialized in organizing and producing special events and activities.

Three awards will be assigned from hundreds of texts of authors from all over Italy and one for writers from all over the world, texts regarding eno-gastronomy, oenology, history, social anthropology, economy, science, technology, tourism, all having as main subject the cuisine.

During his visit to Minori on the 4 April 2010, The President of the Italian Republic, Mr. Giorgio Napolitano has been nominated Honorary President of the Jury of the "Minori Costa d'Amalfi" Award for enogastronomic literature.