Alto Adige: A World Apart
Date & Time
Friday, November 15, 2019, 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Tim Gaiser
The wine region of Alto Adige benefits from the best of the Alpine and Mediterranean cultures and climates, resulting in a lifestyle and wines that are both unique and complex. A region synonymous with diversity, Alto Adige brings together the spirit of Italy blended with that of its bordering countries. Here, the indigenous Lagrein and Schiava thrive, but international treasures such as Pinot Bianco and Gewurzraminer have also found a home. Explore this land of contracts with us and give a nod to its historical roots and modern-day life. Key takeaways: 1. Explore how international grapes such as Pinot Grigio & Pinot Bianco can actually be expressive. Ex: Everyone “needs” a Pinot Grigio on their wine list – it might as well be one you are excited about. And how international grapes can find a “home” in a new region. 2. Explore the unique varieties of Alto Adige including Schiava, Lagrein, and Kerner and others 3. Understand how the diversity of a region can actually be a strength offering something for every palate that can easily translate to your wine list.
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Location Name
Full Address
InterContinental San Diego
901 Bayfront Court
San Diego, CA 92101
United States