From 20th September to 24th September, Calaf, the dark chocolate praline that keeps drops of wine exclusively selected among some of the best wine Italian companies , is presented at “Terra Madre Salone del Gusto 2018”

The name “Calaf” is inspired to Turandot Prince of Puccini, expression of the highest love of life values, protecting that mystery, in his soul, that will make him beloved and immortal.

Calaf is the result of a double passion: for good chocolate and good wine.
Calaf is the result of two passions: for delicious chocolate and for good wine.

The creator is Nadia Pagliuca, adopted by Tuscany, whose roots are from Campania.

Since 2012, after 6 years spent in the wedding and event industry, Nadia started ”La Confetteria Firenze” to offer custom-made products for the most important events.
With the support of a famous confetti company from Sulmona, the first Chianti-filled bonbon was created and it immediately gained great notoriety until it became a must-have product for every Tuscan wedding’s buffet.
Afterwards, Nadia, along with her brothers Diego, a financial consultant, Mauro, an architect, and her friend Lucia, an ophthalmologist, founded the Nadir s.r.l., a company that gathered people with different working experiences pooled in a passion.

In the wine’s selection there are some of the Italian excellences from North to South, passing through the islands: Amarone della Valpolicella Docg “Escursione di Raimondi” (Cantine Massimago), Passerina del Frusinate Igt “Colle Bianco” (Casale della Ioria), Brunello di Montalcino Docg di Donatella Cinelli Colombini, Malvasia “Mendula”, Cannonau “Dicciosu” (Cantine Lilliu) and Passito di Pantelleria “Arbaria” (Cantina Vinisola).

Calaf will be at n.3 pavilion of the “Lingotto” (Pavilion 3 – Stand 3D 073) and everyday it will be possible learn its history and above all have a preview of the product. Taste itineraries will be everyday at 10:30am, 2:30pm and 6:30pm.

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Antonio Punzi for Studio Nouvelle srl