Several hundred wine enthusiasts and trade professionals gathered at the Vino California Grand Tasting 2013 at the Skirball Center, the premier event during the largest native Italian wine festival on the West coast yesterday. More than 100 native Italian wine varietals from 18 regions of Italy were on display and available for tasting. The Grand Tasting also featured two impressive seminars on the Calabria region as well as a broad overview of various Italian varietals, led by various wine industry experts.
In addition to these spectacular wines, attendees will had the opportunity to taste a variety of Italian products ranging from wine and prosecco sorbet to fresh pastas courtesy of event sponsors Italian Magic Olives, PreGel, Bindi, Ferrarelle, Pasta Mia, Academia Barilla and Il Fornaio.
(From our friends at Pivotal)