February Tuscan Wine Release Events!
Just when you thought nothing happens around Cortona in February, there just happen to be some pretty kick-ass wine release events going on that you really shouldn’t miss. I’ll definitely be there!
SUNDAY 16 FEB : Anteprima Nobile di Montepulciano 2014
Depart by car from Cortona at 12:00 p.m., lunch is included, return at 4:00 p.m. (lunch & tasting free)
WED 19 FEB : Anteprima Chianti Classico 2014
Depart from Cortona at 9:30 a.m. by train to Florence Stazione Leopolda, return at 6:00 p.m. (lunch not included, tasting free, round trip train ticket purchase required)
SATURDAY 22 FEB : Visit to local winery with Marco, lunch included (free)
SUNDAY 23 FEB : Dinner at Loggiato restaurant in Cortona with a fabulous pairing of several important Brunello producers who will not be at Monday’s event: Altesino, Valdicava, Casanova di Neri, & S.Filippo (cost €40)
MONDAY 24 FEB : Montalcino Benvenuto Brunello 2014
Depart by bus from Cortona at 8:30 a.m., tasting of 150 different wineries of Brunello, lunch included along with visit of a winery, return at 7:00 p.m.(cost €20.00)
This is all being organized by Molesini Wine Shop and there are still some few spots available but seating is very limited, contact me asap if would like to join us!