Ital­ian Fine Wine En­counter

On 4 June, nearly 100 of Italy’s top wine pro­duc­ers came to­gether at the Land­mark Ho­tel in Lon­don to pour their wines for more than 600 en­thu­si­as­tic guests, who were able to dis­cover and taste great wines from around the coun­try

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Ian D’Agata, De­canter World Wine Awards Chair for Re­gional Italy, guided the mas­ter­class au­di­ence through a se­lec­tion of bou­tique wines grown in the vol­canic soils of Etna Paolo de Marchi from Isole e Olena, Tus­cany

Mas­ter­class speak­ers, from left: Roberto Bruno, CEO of Fon­tanafredda, Pied­mont; Mar­il­isa Al­le­grini, pres­i­dent of Al­le­grini, Veneto; Alessio Plan­eta, co-owner of Plan­eta, Si­cily; An­to­nio Ca­paldo, chair­man of Feudi di San Gre­go­rio, Cam­pa­nia; Lam­berto Frescobaldi, pres­i­dent of Frescobaldi, Tus­cany; Diva Moretti Pole­gato of Villa Sandi, Veneto; Marco Caprai, pres­i­dent of Ar­naldo Caprai, Mon­te­falco Al­biera Anti­nori, vice-pres­i­dent of March­esi Anti­nori in Tus­cany, is in­tro­duced by De­canter man­ag­ing direc­tor Sarah Kemp at the be­gin­ning of the Anti­nori mas­ter­class, which in­cluded a line-up of vin­tages from 1999-2013 of Anti­nori’s Tig­nanello es­tate wine An­drea Lonardi of Ber­tani Do­mains, Veneto Um­berto Cosmo of Bel­lenda, Veneto

An­drea Pieropan of Pieropan, Veneto Fed­erico Dal Bianco of Ma­sot­tina, Veneto Lorenzo Palla of Loredan Gas­parini Venegazzù, Veneto At its pop-up bar, spe­cial­ist re­tailer Vini Ital­iani served fresh pro­sciutto from Dok Dall’Ava and wines from Pri­mosic in Fri­uli Fine Wine En­counter guests en­joy the wines on of­fer at the stands in the Ball­room at Lon­don’s Land­mark Ho­tel

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