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    Posted December 28, 2013 by
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    Peqini, empire turkey


    For each year end, the Peqini area in Albania, developed "Fair turkey". This event corresponds to the New Year. Turkey qualify as "King of the round table" that the New Year in Albania. In the area of Peqini grow turkeys taste one of the best in the world. Locals have a special formula for growing turkeys. Therefore he is much in demand in the country.

    This event paraded farmers with herds better and finally held competitions to declare the champion rooster. Residents follow with great interest the duel between turkeys.

    For this year, Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama ordered turkey for new year by Peqini. VIP persons from Albania buy turkeys in Peqin.

    Peqini originates from the old city of the Roman period called Klaudiana. This city is located at the roadside antique "Egnatia".

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