27Nov
2014

Decanter Fine Wine Encounter Shanghai 27 November 2014

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Avignonesi will be present at the Decanter Fine Wine Encounter at the Ritz-Carlton in Pudong, Shang-hai on November 27th 2014.

This show is divided in two tasting session, one in the morning, from 10.30am to 1.30pm, and one in the afternoon, from 2.30pm to 5.30 pm.

Our wines will be poured by Brett Fleming, Director of Export, and Chen Xi, Greater China Export Manager.

We will pour the following wines:

Rosso di Montepulciano
Vino Nobile di Montepulciano
Desiderio Merlot
Grifi Sangiovese-Cabernet Sauvignon
50&50.

If you're lucky there may even be a droplet of Vin Santo or Occhio di Pernice.

Come meet us and have a taste!

 

 

 

 

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2014

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