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April 18, 2019
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“Ne’ Lieti Calici” of 103 Italian Wines selected by Wine Spectator — OperaWine Celebrates Another Successful Edition

Organized annually by Wine Spectator, Veronafiere, and Vinitaly, OperaWine is Vinitaly’s grand overture, a celebration of Italian wines featuring over 100 Italian producers selected by the prestigious American publication. This year’s edition was held on Saturday, April 6, 2019, paying homage to the experience and dedication of 103 producers’ magnum opuses—their iconic wines representative of every region of Italy. Verona, Italy (April 16 2019) — OperaWine is Vinitaly’s opulent introduction which, every year, features 100 of Italy’s greatest producers selected […]
March 21, 2019
VIA Chengdu 2019 team

VIA: the new hope for the Italian wine market in China?

On March 20, 2019, in Chengdu, four wine professionals based in China achieved the prestigious title of Vinitaly International Academy Italian Wine Ambassador, after a week of intensive lectures, tastings, and a rigorous examination on Italian wine. In Chengdu, Vinitaly International Academy trained 30 wine professionals to the highest level and offered them the unique opportunity to taste around 150 Italian wine labels locally. From March 16 to 20, 2019, the Vinitaly International Academy (VIA) returned to Chengdu for its […]
March 14, 2019
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OperaWine 2019: Showcasing Excellence in Italian Wine

Wine Spectator Selects 100+ Finest Italian Wines for A Grand Tasting, Inaugural Event of Vinitaly Verona, Italy (March 14, 2019) – Wine Spectator, Veronafiere, and Vinitaly  are pleased to announce that OperaWine, Finest Italian Wines: 100 Great Producers selected by Wine Spectator, will take place on Saturday, April 6 in the Palazzo della Gran Guardia in the city of Verona as part of Vinitaly’s grand opening. For the 8th year in a row, Wine Spectator has selected over 100 of the finest […]
December 13, 2018
Margareth Henriquez

Future trends and scenarios for the wine business presented at 5th edition of wine2wine

wine2wine, one of the most stimulating wine business conferences in Italy, has wrapped up for another year on November 27th. Organized by Veronafiere, Vinitaly, and Vinitaly International, wine2wine showcased sessions that were all live-streamed on Facebook and included topics relevant to the wine trade such as brand and community building, enotourism, developing wine markets, and the digital, among others. wine2wine is a unique two-day conference designed to give participants the latest market insights and strategic network opportunities. Italian wine producers, […]
December 4, 2018
Announcement of the OperaWine 2019 producers

Wine Spectator reveals OperaWine 2019 Italian Producers at wine2wine

The names of the Italian wine producers selected by leading American magazine Wine Spectator to take part in the 2019 edition of OperaWine have been announced during wine business forum wine2wine on Monday 26 November. For the 2019 line-up, significant changes include the listing of 15 wineries selected for the very first time and the introduction of 6 completely different Brunello di Montalcino producers compared to last year’s. Wine Spectator’s senior editor and tasting director Alison Napjus announced the 103 […]