At the end of April master classes of Spanish wines of appellation DO Rueda took place in two capital cities of Russia.
At the event, arranged by the International Center of Wine and Gastronomy with assistance of the Spanish consulting company Inverest, the best wines of the Rueda region of 2016-2017 have been presented to professionals of the alcoholic market. Most part of white wines presented for tasting are produced from Verdejo – the star grape sort from this region of Spain.
Participants of the master classes — sommeliers, cavists, restaurateurs, representatives of importing and retail companies, as well as journalists — got acquainted with the specifics and types of soils of the Rueda region, the main categories of local wines, the peculiarities of the wine legislation DO Rueda.
The famous professionals became the leaders of the masterclasses. Event in Moscow was held by the owner of the WSET® diploma and "Wine Lady", Ms. Anjelika Subbotina, and the event in Saint- Petersburg — by the oenologist and Candidate of Technical Sciences, Ms. Tatyana Sharapova. Participants of master classes have appreciated the presented samples of DO Rueda wines — the region which is justly considered the leader in production of white Spanish wines.
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Tasting of DO Rueda wines — report
Russian version / Русская версия