One Last Stop for Grand Tour
Wine Spectator's 2011 Grand Tour, featuring wineries from 15 countries around the world, is off to Boston on Thursday. Winemaker Luisa Ponzi showcased the 2008 Ponzi Pinot Noir Reserve in Chicago and Las Vegas last week. To read more, visit winespectator.com.
LUISA IN VEGAS FOR WS TOUR
With Ponzi's 2008 Pinot Noir Reserve in the spotlight, Winemaker Luisa Ponzi was in Chicago Thursday night for the first stop on Wine Spectator's 2011 Grand Tour. The three day, three stop tour feature the top producers of the year and their wines. Luisa heads to The Venetian in Vegas for Saturday night's grand tasting. Ponzi will be represented at the last stop in Boston next Thursday by longtime sales rep Nick Demas.
Wilson Daniels’ Traveling Portfolio Tasting
During the first week of May, producers in the Wilson Daniels distributor portfolio, from around the world, came together for a spectacular week long trade tasting. From Ponzi to Schramsburg, Gainey to Domaine Leflaive, the group made stops in New York; Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; Chicago and San Francisco,showcasing their finest to the local trade.
Ponzi Wines Showcased in DC
Wednesday night's Heart’s Delight "United States of Wine" celebration takes place at Charlie Palmer's Rooftop Terrace, with stunning views of the Capitol. Ponzi showcases 2009 Ponzi Pinot Gris and 2009 Ponzi Pinot Noir at the tasting. Heart's Delight Wine Tasting & Auction is widely recognized as a premier destination event where master winemakers, culinary greats and our distinguished guests gather to play and bid for four days in the Nation’s Capital. This inaugural "United States of Wine" celebration will showcase American wine producers, from Oregon and California to Virginia. Event proceeds benefit the American Hearth Association.