Denominations of Oltrepò Pavese on the road. After the Slow Wine Tour in 5 states of America, here is Gambero Rosso International landing the Pearls dell’Oltrepò Pavese in the top event in Los Angeles, California, United States. The event is set for February 16, 2022 at the City Market Social House at 1145 San Pedro street, Los Angeles.

Gambero Rosso, Italy's leading wine and food media company, is ready to return to Los Angeles with a unique tasting of premium Italian wines awarded in the Guida Vini d'Italia 2022 . Tasting trade & media tasting a full immersion in the types that make up the Collection of Denominations of Oltrepò Pavese, an important area for the wine of Lombardy, an area characterized by the biodiversity of its beautiful hills, with products from international grape varieties so historic in this land of wine to be considered native such as Croatina, Pinot nero, Riesling...

From 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. appointment for counter tasting. At 4 p.m. there will be the ceremony with the top Italian restaurants awarding, but there will be no shortage of excitement for the 12 p.m. masterclass with the Consorzio Tutela Vini Oltrepò Pavese and its "Perle d'Oltrepò" . The Three Glasses to be uncorked in California in Los Angeles is considered by the wine world to be a must-attend event. The Gambero Rosso tasting is a "hot" event for the California city.

The City Market Social House location welcomes Gambero Rosso with a tasting of premium Italian wines, selected from the Guida Vini d'Italia 2022. It is one of the stops on the famous tour that touches down on the Pacific Ocean coast on Wednesday 16 February.

The walk around tasting will feature a selection of products characterised by a wide range of indigenous Italian grapes produced by Italian excellence, many of them emerging. This is a surprising selection of wines not yet launched on the market and for theOltrepò Pavese an extraordinary opportunity to open a new front on products considered ideal for new trends, evolving tastes and the refined palates of a curious world ready to experiment, attentive to the history behind a Territory.

If the Awards Ceremony for Italian restaurateurs will be an exciting moment, great expectations are pinned on the Masterclass of Consorzio Tutela Vini Oltrepò Pavese, with its "pearls," presented by director Carlo Veronese, who has just returned from an exhilarating American experience in 5 states with Slow Wine of the Slow Wine Guide.

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The Oltrepò Masterclass ignites the enthusiasm of a highly prepared audience ready to travel with this land of wine on its hills of biodiversity facing multifaceted nuances of interpretations of grape varieties capable of giving important and distinctive products. Identity. Starting with DOCG bubbles also rosé from the world's third largest production area of Pinot nero, continuing with Riesling and then Croatina for Bonarda Doc and pop, for identity blends such as Buttafuoco and the Sangue di Giuda, the sweet red that young Americans like so much.

Italy and Oltrepò Pavese, in a sensory journey is ready to conquer Los Angeles. For Gambero Rosso, this is the 35th edition of the Vini d'Italia guide, now translated into English, German, Chinese and Japanese. The Vini d'Italia guide is the result of a year's work by an expert team of tasters who have travelled the length and breadth of Italy interviewing producers and visiting wineries. The guide reviews 2,634 wineries and a total of 25,417 wines, awarding classic scores ranging from 1 to 3 Glasses according to the quality of the label. This year a record 476 Tre Bicchieri emerged.

The Guida Vini d'Italia is also a fundamental and indispensable tool for all those working in the sector or interested in quality Italian wines. Since 1987, Gambero Rosso has represented Italian food and wine, testing and certifying the quality of products and telling the stories behind the flavours and traditions of the Peninsula.

Here are the wineries present in the walk around tasting: Cà di Frara, Defilippi, Giorgi Wines, Terre d'Oltrepò, Tenuta Travaglino, Tenuta Mazzolino. For the Masterclass in order of tasting: Giorgi Wines, Ballabio, Defilippi, Tenuta Travaglino, Cà di Frara, Castello di Luzzano, Torti Eleganza del vino, Conte Vistarino, Fiamberti, Quaquarini. And among the companies present at the exhibition of the Gambero Rosso selection, two important "standard-bearers" with Conte Vistarino and Castello di Cigognola! 


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