The OperaWine grand tasting will take national and international wine professionals on a journey across Italy and its varied wine-making tradition, with gusto!
Verona, Italy (PRWEB) March 10, 2017
The countdown for a new exciting edition of OperaWine has begun. OperaWine 2017 will take place on Saturday April 8th in the heart of Verona city centre in the historic Palazzo della Gran Guardia, in Piazza Brà.
OperaWine is the signature event of Vinitaly and will feature a magnificent showcase of the finest Italian wines and 100 of their producers. The OperaWine grand tasting will take national and international wine professionals on a journey across Italy and its varied wine-making tradition, with gusto!
Find out about the 2017 finest Italian wines and their producers by visiting operawine.it.
To while away time before OperaWine 2017, you can listen to some of the last year’s producers talking about their wines and their passion for wine-making on Italian Wine Podcast hosted by Monty Waldin (Available on Soundcloud [https://soundcloud.com/italianwinepodcast on iTunes [https://itunes.apple.com/it/podcast/italian-wine-podcast/id1211622570 and on Facebook [https://www.facebook.com/ItalianWinePodcast/
Veronafiere is the leading organizer of trade shows in Italy including Vinitaly (http://www.vinitaly.com), the largest wine and spirits fair in the world. During its 50th edition Vinitaly counted more than 4,100 exhibitors on a 100,000+ square meter area and 130,000 visitors from 140 different countries. The next edition of the fair will take place on 9 - 12 April 2017. The premier event to Vinitaly, OperaWine (http://www.operawine.it) “Finest Italian Wines: 100 Great Producers,” will unite international wine professionals on April 8th in the heart of Verona, offering them the unique opportunity to discover and taste the wines of the 100 Best Italian Producers, as selected by Wine Spectator. Since 1998 Vinitaly International travels to several countries such as Russia, China, USA and Hong Kong thanks to its strategic arm abroad, Vinitaly International. In February 2014 Vinitaly International launched an educational project, the Vinitaly International Academy (VIA) with the aim of divulging and broadcasting the excellence and diversity of Italian wine around the globe. VIA this year launched the second edition of its Certification Course and today counts 55 Italian Wine Ambassadors and 6 Italian Wine Experts.