LORETO, a hilltop township or ‘comune’ in Ancona province, near the Conero on the coast of the Marche region in Italy. See Rosso Conero DOC and Conero DOCG. Loreto is a popular destination for Catholic pilgrims, the key pilgrimage site being the Basilica della Santa Casa.

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Italian Wine Guide (Touring Club of Italy, 1999), p369.