The Top Italian Wines Road Show – a New Zealand first – organised by Gambero Rosso (Only Events is the local event management company) is set to happen at the end of the month – on Sunday May 29th 2022 at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron in Westhaven.
Thirty Italian wineries will be taking part. The day features a walk-around tasting with more than one hundred exceptional wines showcasing the classic terroirs and denominations of Italy. There are also three Masterclass held by the Gambero Rosso’s team of experts. The Trade and Media tasting starts at 11am, with a Public Tasting from 2pm to 7pm. Tickets can be purchased from:
Gambero Rosso – www.gamberorossointernational.com – are well known for publishing the Vini d’Italia Guide – now in its 35th edition. The guide is the result of a year of work by an expert team of tasters who have travelled Italy interviewing producers and visiting wineries. The guide reviews 2,634 wineries and a total of 25,417 wines, awarding the classic scores ranging from 1 to 3 Glasses according to the quality of the label. The level of maximum quality is growing with 1,982 wines reaching the finals, and 476 that have won the coveted Tre Bicchieri recognition. Vini d’Italia is translated into German, English, Chinese and Japanese. Available on Apple and Amazon.