News from our associates

Vinexpo Asia Pacific (Hong Kong, may 29th/31st 2012): a positive result

VINEXPO Asia-Pacific 2012 was confirmed as the biggest and most successful in the history of Asia’s premier professional wine and spirits expo. The three-day trade exceeded all the expectations welcoming 1,050 exhibitors from 28 countries and more than 15,000 wine & spirits buyers and professionals coming from Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, Malaysia and China markets, as well as over 50% of visitors from overseas... [read more]

The Day of Taste (Il Giorno del Gusto)

Quality Club cordially invites you to Taste of The Day, Monday, June 11 pv from 15.00 to 21.00, to taste with all products of our group. The event will take place at the Savoia Hotel Country House – Via San Donato 159, 40127 Bologna – RSVP Tel +39.045.7834507 Mail:

Cantina aperta

Sunday, May 27 from 09:30 am to 17:30 pm our office will be open to the public for tastings and direct sales with the opportunity to visit the cellar of aging in new oak barrels. On this occasion, as well as taste our best wines of Montepulciano, you can also taste the wines produced in Magliano in Toscana (GR).

Grignolino, Piedmont’s hidden treasure

I don’t know how it happened, but somehow I ended up walking out of a Bologna wine shop with a bottle of grignolino in my hand. I hadn’t a clue what it was. Looking back, it’s pretty astonishing that this rare Piedmont varietal found its way into that wine shop in the first place, 200 miles from home. But that was the beginning of a long friendship with this peculiar, love-it-or-hate-it wine. [read more]

The Day of Taste (Il Giorno del Gusto)

The history of Italian wine has ancient origins. Already the Greeks called Italy "Oenotria," land of wine. Many areas were planted with vines in Roman times and have resulted in wines that exist today. Others are known since the Middle Ages. The wines from these historic areas, which have become DOC ("DOC") and DOCG ("Controlled and Guaranteed Denomination of Origin"), took the title of Classic wines. The main wines that can boast the title "CLASSIC" are Soave, Chianti, Orvieto, and the Valpolicella Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi. This means that within the DOC areas, defined in the second half of the 900, there was an area native ... [read more]

The Day of Taste (Il Giorno del Gusto)

The Independent Winegrowers of Soave strengthen their supply chain specificity of 230 acres of wine production of excellent branded logo FIVI. 70% of the companies belonging to the group of Independent Winegrowers of Soave's most prestigious awards from industry guides. [read more]

Civiltà del Bere

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