Our past harvests have been beautiful and this year the weather in Perú has been perfect for pisco. After recent internal tastings, we can truly say that it’s a very good year for pisco. So, I hope you’re ready!
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 21, 2011
Topa Spirits, LLC, importer and wholesaler of Piscología® Pisco, will be celebrating its successful U.S. product launch in South America. Master Distiller Fernando Gonzales Lattini, and brand owners Krystle Hicks and Meg McFarland will be hosting parties in Lima and Cusco, Perú.
The upcoming event in Lima, Perú titled “Pisco Party Penthouse in Lima“ will be held at the Souk Bar on the rooftop of the Radisson Hotel Miraflores (Avendida 28 de Julio 151) on Thursday, June 30th, from 7PM to 10PM. El Pisquerito pisco bar will host guests in Cusco, Perú (Calle San Juan de Dios 250) at “Cata en Cuzco” on Friday, July 8th from 7PM to 10PM. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet Piscología’s Master Distiller, Fernando Gonzales Lattini who received the Lima regional award in the 8th Annual Cona-Pisco Pisco Competition of Perú for quebranta pisco. Also, he was recently recognized as one of the top exporters of pisco in Perú by the Comercio national newspaper.
Fernando Gonzales Lattini, Master Distiller, reports that the team is very excited about their premium piscos. "Our past harvests have been beautiful and this year the weather in Perú has been perfect for pisco. After recent internal tastings, we can truly say that it’s a very good year for pisco. So, I hope you’re ready!” Topa Spirits will offer a sneak peak of their newest batch at the upcoming gatherings in Lima and Cusco, offering items like pisco flights and cocktails for both amateurs and connoisseurs.“
After a rigorous product release campaign along the West Coast of the U.S., this marks a celebration of a huge milestone in Piscología’s birthplace, Perú. “This event will give us the chance to thank everyone who helped with production and will educate visiting tourists about pisco”, said Meg McFarland, Vice President of Operations. Similarly, Topa Spirits’ efforts in the past few months have been greatly focused on education of pisco, as the distilled spirit is new to many consumers in the U.S. market.
For interviews, product photos or to request more information, contact Krystle Hicks at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Piscología® Pisco Acholado
Piscología® Pisco Acholado is a distinctive, full-bodied white brandy produced exclusively in Perú. Made purely from a harmonious blend of Quebranta, Torontel and Italia grapes, its signature taste calls to mind the savory flavors of matured dried currant and banana. It is uniquely fragrant, and exhibits the alluring and pleasant aromas of honey, pecans and orange blossom.
About Appearances of Piscología® Pisco Acholado
Piscología® is currently sold in stores in Washington, California and Montana and Online. “We are making our first appearance in Oregon at the upcoming Northwest Spirits Show and toasting at events like the San Diego Spirits Festival” said Krystle Hicks, vice president of sales and marketing. Piscología® is continually being added to repertoire of many of the top bars and restaurants such as La Mar in San Francisco, CA, Alchemy Restaurant in San Diego, CA, Café Cuzco in Seattle, WA and more.
Lima is the largest city of Perú and also the capital. Built on the banks of the river Rímac, this metropolitan atmosphere is now bursting with energy with famous districts such as Miraflores and Barranco. Cusco (also known as Cuzco) is a city in southeastern Perú near the Andes mountain range. It was the capital of the Inca Empire and is well known today for tourism as travelers head to Machu Picchu, voted one of the new wonders of the world in 2007. Ica and other surrounding cities in Southern Perú are the traditional sources of Peruvian pisco.
About Topa Spirits, LLC
Topa Spirits, LLC is an importer and wholesaler of pisco. The company currently oversees production, markets and wholesales Piscología® Pisco, its core brand. Topa Spirits, LLC is a privately held company with offices in California, Washington and Lima, Perú. The company works very closely with its distributors by holding product release parties in Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego and more. In addition, the brand owners have been involved in non-profit events such as Social Venture Partners Seattle and Chula Vista Nature Center giving back to the community, just as it has been so supportive of this small 100% woman owned business.
To request a Spanish Version of this press release or for further details in Spanish, contact Meg McFarland meg(at)topaspirits(dot)com in Lima, Perú 975 353 414.