Italys Volcanic Wines Integral Part of Vinitaly International in USA
Verona (PRWEB) January 18, 2013
Consorzio Tutela Vini Soave returns to New York (ThreeSixty) and Miami (Miami Beach Resort and Spa) on January 28th and 30th 2013 respectively, to present white wines that are made from volcanic soils. In fact, the Consortium is so engaged in this topic, that they dedicate an international forum on wines from volcanic territories, Vulcania. During Vinitaly International USA, industry professionals will be able to meet leading experts of geology and oenology explaining the idiosyncrasy of these wonderful wines.
Two master classes that will be held at the Vinitaly International tasting room from 5-6pm in New York and from 1:45-2:45 pm in Miami. The seminars will commence with a video-introduction on volcanic soils in Italy conducted by Professor Attilio Scienza, (University of Milan) a pioneer of the project Vulcania. The consortiums oenologist, Giavanni Ponchia will than guide the horizontal tastings to emphasise importance of the volcanic and mineral soil.
Arturo Stocchetti, President of Consorzio Tutela Vini Soave gives some more insight, The addition of vines grown in volcanic areas and soils proved successful for the Soave production as we have a heightened interest by producers as well as growing appreciation from consumers as a concrete evidence of this. Nowadays, the environment its not simple, but Soave, with its strength in quality and value, and with a good communication strategy, is now reaping the fruits of its hard work.