Frascati


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Frascati

(fräskä`tē), town (1991 pop. 20,123), in Latium, central Italy. Beautifully situated in the Alban Hills near the site of ancient Tusculum, it has been a popular summer resort since Roman times. It is famous for its white wine and its patrician villas, including the Villa Aldobrandini (1598–1603) and the Villa Mondragone (16th cent.). The European Space Agency Center for Earth Observation is there.
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'On day two, our lead-out was perfect, two days later I was beaten by a strong Carapaz in Frascati and on day eight, I could raise my arms in the air for the first time.'
WARWICK: 12.50 Monarch's Way, 1.25 Frascati Park, 2.00 Educated Evans, 2.30 Dorset Square, 3.05 Highland Lodge, 3.40 Fortification, 4.10 Le Bec.
NIGEL TWISTON-DAVIES can receive an early festive gift if Frascati Park continues to progress as expected at Ascot.
FRASCATI PARK can provide Nigel Twiston-Davies with a welcome big-race winner at Ascot tomorrow.
Nance and her husband, Rick, of Chatham, Ill.; two grandchildren, Heidi and Scott Nance; two brothers, William and Frank Kurklen, both of Florida; and two sisters, Dorothy Frascati and Ann Kurklen, both of Texas; nieces and nephews.
FAIRYHOUSE: 1.50 Silent Picture, 2.20 Our Girl Salley, 2.50 Louisville Lip, 3.35 Frascati Park, 4.05 Realt Dubh, 4.35 Ballymak, 5.05 Cash And Go.
The cook-off, which had an Italian theme in honour of plans for Monmouth to twin with an Italian school in Frascati, south-east of Rome, as part of a cultural and sporting exchange, involved pupils and teachers.
Landscape and Identity in Early Modern Rome: Villa Culture at Frascati in the Borghese Era.
From Bordeaux to Frascati, there is good reason why wines are always known for their home region.
"We know this project is the way to go in the future," says Fulvio Comandini of the Frascati Controlled Origin Denomination consortium which represents 700 grape producers and 30 wine makers in that area.