07 April 2011
"It warms the blood, adds luster to the eyes, and wine and love have ever been allies." A roman poet Ovid
wrote these words over two thousand years ago. The love of ancient Romans for their wine is a heritage that make Italy one of most renown countries for its production. And here take place the biggest wine expo – the Vinitaly
Once again the romantic city of Romeo and Juliet
became the world capital of the wine. As every year for last 45 years the city hosts best Italian wine vendors and producers as well as some of most famous wines from all over the world.
From 7th to 11th April visitors can taste and buy wines as well as try typical cuisine of different Italian regions, though the most famous and best known for their wine quality are: Veneto
with characteristic, DOC and DOCG
As the Vinitaly doesn’t last long, we prepare for you the list of wines from best known regions as well as our beautiful locations where you can sip those wines enjoying breathtaking views – green hills, blue sky and azure sea.
One of northern Italian regions. Well, what kind of wine can they produce in the north that is so particular? Heard about Prosecco? The most famous of Italian white sparkling wines, most beloved aperitif comes from the Veneto region, as well as other two delicious white wines: Soave and Frigus Raboso. If you don’t fancy white wines the Amarone or Prosecco Millesimato will surely be to your liking.
On the other hand, if you're looking for a brand-new and cool idea of which kind of wine could be the best one for your wedding guests, the Colfóndo Prosecco will be a brilliant choise. It's a perfect idea for a elite consumption, made with natural yeast while the most important fermentation part is in the bottle. Colfóndo Prosecco releases a gentle aroma of citrus and persistent almond at the first taste, while every bubbles slowly fade away at the end.
If you’re planning to visit Veneto, or organize your wedding there, here we have a fabulous location for you – just in the centre of most romantic and beautiful cities in the world Venice:
Ca'Sagredo venetian dreams unfold before your eyes.
Green hills, olive groves, clear blue sky and vineyards of course. Tuscany famous for its Sangiovese and Chianti, two best known red wines has a very long wine making tradition. As well as for red wines, Tuscany is famous for its white ones: the fresh Vernaccia di San Gimignano, sweet Moscadello or saint wine – Vin santo di Chianti, a very soft and sweet wine.
The travel to Tuscany is a wonderful journey in the land of wines. In fact many locations offer trips to local canteens with wine tasting. Here is our beautiful Tuscan location for wine lovers:
The high cliffs, rocky mountains and volcano ashes with warm, strong sun make Campania
a perfect place for wine production. The famous, strong Taurasi
are probably best known red wines from south. But for hot summer days Campania
offers many white wines, of which best are Falanghina
, Greco di Tufo
and Fiano d’Avellino
While visitng Campania find time to taste those wonderful wines. In many hotels, villas or restaurant there is a vast choice of local wines. Try them at:
The wonderful island of Sicily
with it’s warm clime and rocky volcanic landscape has been long time ago known for the delicious Moscato
– a sweet, fruity white wine. But probably most characteristic is Nero d’Avola
, a strong red wine, which alongside with Syrah
and white Zibibbo
is the wine symbol of the Sicilian culture and traditions.
If you plan to visit Sicily you must try the typical wines or in local vineyards or in the restaurant of one of wonderful structure, which we can offer for your events: