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Program Anteprima Sagrantino 2013

ANTEPRIMA SAGRANTINO 2013

February 20th and 21st, 2017
An event reserved to the press and to professionals operating in the sector

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20th, 2017

At 10 a.m. – Complesso Museale San Francesco
Presentation of producers participating in the 2013 Preview
Presentation of the 2016 harvest
Presentation of the 2013 vintage and the commemorative label
Opening remarks: Donatella Tesei, Mayor of Montefalco
Speakers:
– Emiliano Falsini, Oenologist
– AmilcarePambuffetti, President of the Consortium for the Protection of Montefalco Wines
– Fernanda Cecchini, Councillor for Agriculture, Umbria Region
Commemorative label 2013:the .
The “Consorzio Tutela Vini Montefalco”has promoted the initiative “designer label 2013”: a competition for young cartoonists, Italian and foreign, operatingin the country. The winning one will become the celebratory label of the Montefalco Sagrantino DOCG Vintage 2013.

10 a.m./6 p.m. – Events in the cellars
Other details: http://www.consorziomontefalco.it/eventi-in-cantina-per-operatori-2 

At 12 a.m. – Chiostro Sant’Agostino
Final of the national competition entitled “Sagrantino nel piatto”
A committee of 50 members, producers of the Montefalco DOCG brand as well as Italian and foreign journalists will taste and judge the recipes of restaurateurs who have reached the final and will test their ability preparing the best dishes made using Sagrantino wine. The names of the winners will be announced at the end of the final event (one winner for “Entrees and Main Courses” and a winner for the “Appetizers and Desserts” category). During the assessment and tasting of the dishes competing, the jury will be able to choose from a specific wine list which wine goes best with each dish. The competition will last about two hours.

12:00 a.m./7 p.m. – Chiostro Sant’Agostino
Tasting table with service provided by sommeliers (reserved to professionals and journalists)
Wines presented:
– MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO 2013 dry and raisin wine
– Montefalco Rosso DOC 2015
– Montefalco Rosso DOC Riserva 2014
– Montefalco Bianco DOC and other white wines from participating cellars
– MONTEFALCO DOC and MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO DOCG WINES years currently on sale

2.30 p.m. – Sala Consiliare
A preview within a preview; the new map of Montefalco Sagrantino DOCG wine
Territory, areas and vineyards seen and narrated through the eyes and with the images created by Alessandro Masnaghetti. Soon to be published in the prestigious series entitled ‘I Cru di Enogea’.

3 p.m. – 7 p.m.– Sala Consiliare
Tasting room with service provided by sommeliers (reserved to the press)
In this tasting room reserved to the press, journalists will be able to taste:
– MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO DOCG 2013dry and raisin wine – Blind tasting
– MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO DOCG 2013 dry and raisin wine – standard wine tasting
– SAGRANTINO VINTAGE (2007) – standard wine tasting
When tasting is completed journalists will be allowed to choose the cellars they wish to visit.

4 p.m.– Chiostro Sant’Agostino
Final of the “Sagrantino Grand Prix”
National competition for sommeliers. The best three sommeliers, chosen among all participants from various Italian regions, will compete for sought-after scholarships in this public final test. A unique opportunity to admire professional sommeliers at work with tastings, food and wine pairing, wine lists and everything linked to the correct presentation of Sagrantino in a restaurant.

 

TUESDAY,FEBRUARY 21st, 2017

10 a.m./6 p.m. – Events in the cellars
Other details: http://www.consorziomontefalco.it/eventi-in-cantina-per-operatori-2 

9 a.m./ 7 p.m.– Sala Consiliare
Tasting room with service provided by sommeliers (reserved to the press)
In this tasting room reserved to the press, journalists will be able to taste:
– MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO DOCG 2013 dry and raisin wine – Blind tasting
– MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO DOCG 2013 dry and raisin wine – Standard wine tasting
– SAGRANTINO VINTAGE (2007) – Standard wine tasting
When tasting is completed journalists will be allowed to choose the cellars they wish to visit.

10 a.m./7 p.m. – ChiostroSant’Agostino
Tasting table with service provided by sommeliers (reserved to professionals and journalists)
Producers will present:
– MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO 2013 dry and raisin wine
– Montefalco Rosso DOC 2015
– Montefalco Rosso DOC Riserva 2014
– Montefalco Bianco DOC and other white wines from participating cellars
– MONTEFALCO DOC and MONTEFALCO SAGRANTINO DOCG WINES years currently on sale

11:30 am./2:30 p.m. – ChiostroSant’Agostino, Sala “Sagrantino & Food”
Lunch with the producers
Producers of DOCG Montefalco Sagrantino wine will have the pleasure of meeting with journalists and professionals to taste their wines served with traditional Umbrian dishes. (Food Menù with payment) 


The programme may undergo changes.
Info: www.consorziomontefalco.it