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Summer Italian Wines
July 12, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm$220
When the temperature rises, you need to know which bottle is the best to be opened.
Come, learn and taste all the best Italian wines which are ideally for Summer.
From bubble, to white, rose and light red, a perfect wine selection for the hot months!
Guided by Italian Wine Expert Francesco Marchio, Managing Director of VinoVeritas Asia Ltd, we will taste 6 amazing wines:
– Andreola, Prosecco Extra Dry ‘Verv’ DOC NV – White SPARKLING
– Saladini Pilastri, Falerio DOC ORGANIC – White
– I Pastini, Minutolo ‘Rampone’ IGP – White
– Camillo Donati, Malvasia Rosa IGT Emilia BIODYNAMIC – Rose’ SPARKLING
– Cantine Settesoli, Settesoli Syrah Rosato IGT
– Corter Sant’Alda, Valpolicella ‘Ca’ Fiui’ DOC BIODYNAMIC – Red
Speaker Profile: Francesco Marchio
Francesco brings over 10 years of wine experience, working firstly in Italy as Sommelier as well as managing a wine shop in a luxury hotel. In 2009, he then moved to the UK and as a Sommelier at the prestigious Le Manoir aux Quat’ Saisons (2 star Michelin French Restaurant) before taking on a Sales Manager role at a specialist Italian importer based in Oxfordshire.
Since 2012, he accepted the challenge to relocate to Hong Kong to become the Managing Director in 2018 at VinoVeritas Asia Limited.
He holds the WSET Diploma qualification and in November 2018 achieved the prestigious qualification of IWE (Italian Wine Expert) from the Vinitaly International Academy.
Entry fee: 220HKD – DA Members: 10% off (please insert your Card number when you register)
Date: Friday. July 12 2019
Venue: Comitato della Dante Alighieri di Hong Kong – 1/F 9-11 Honest Building – Causeway Bay