Wines of Sicily London 2012 is a project designed to support Sicilian wines in the United Kingdom, organized by IRVOS/Shah Srl.
The event will take place on the 2 October 2012 at the premises of Altitude London and will consist of a tasting led by the Master of Wine Peter McComb and an official seminar where the specifics of the Sicilian wine-making tradition will be introduced.
Benanti Winery will be represented by its sole representative for the area - Les Caves de Pyrene. The labels available for the tasting are as follows:
- ROVITTELLO Etna Rosso DOC 2007;
- SERRA DELLA CONTESSA Etna Rosso DOC 2006;
- PIETRAMARINA Etna Bianco Superiore DOC 2008, which is also the wine chosen to represent Benanti at the official seminar;
- ROSSO DI VERZELLA Etna DOC 2009.
To learn more on the initiative: vinicolabenanti.net/2012/09/13/sicilianwinelondon/