#Vinitaly International USA-NYC! Best of Italian Wines

#Winitaly Tour NYC

#Winitaly Tour NYC

Once again the international Vinitaly Tour graced NYC and the turn out despite the snow was huge. Vintners, producers, retailers, distributors, exhibitors wouldn’t miss the largest Italian wine event of the year. Present were key figures for Vinitaly, Stevie Kim, Managing Director at Vinitaly International and Ian D’Agata, Scientific Director of Vinitaly International Academy. Both Stevie Kim and Ian D’Agata were present for a number of the Master Classes and Ian D’Agata’s expertise proved invaluable in relating the notable details about specific wines from the highlighted production regions.

The Master Classes provided by the Vinitaly International Academy are designed to familiarize patrons, American distributors and sommeliers with specific Italian wines. Particularly informative classes were on Barolo’s Cannubi flight presented by Ian D’Agata and his discussion at the tasting of the Amarone family of wines. “Amarone, the velvet underground: treasure to be shared” was a memorable session that garnered applause at the conclusion. Other exceptional Master Classes where on Franciacorta and wines from Puglia.

Ian D'Agata, Scientific Director of Vinitaly International Academy, #Vinitaly International Tour in NYC

Ian D’Agata, Scientific Director of Vinitaly International Academy, #Vinitaly International Tour in NYC

Friends kept friends who were unable to make it connected via Social. Yangbo Du captured many great pix and snippets on Storify.  More stories to follow on this blog.

CIAO and remember to check out the great Italian wines coming your way.

Posted on February 5, 2014, in European Wines, NYC Download, Wine Tastings and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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