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Masterclass: A Biondi-Santi Brunello di Montalcino Retrospective

21 November 2020 | 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM GMT+1
Gallery Lounge 1, The Dolder Grand
Kurhausstrasse 65, 8032 Zürich, Switzerland
CHF 175.00

Presenters


Monica Larner
Wine Advocate Reviewer
Monica Larner is a wine critic and author based in Rome. She is the Italian Reviewer for The Wine Advocate and RobertParker.com, the bimonthly wine publication and website founded by wine critic, Robert Parker. In 2003, Larner was selected to be the very first dedicated Italian wine editor for Wine Enthusiast. She is also a two-time winner of the Best Young Journalist of the Year (2008, 2010), one of the top honors given out yearly at the VinItaly exposition. In 2012, Larner won Best International Journalist also presented by the Comitato Grandi Cru d'Italia panel at VinItaly. Through her work at The Wine Advocate, Larner's opinion on Italian wines is often cited by mainstream media publications like Forbes and Newsweek.She has been described by Robert Parker as "...one of the most comprehensive writers of Italian wines out there."

Description


The cypress-lined drive to Tenuta Greppo in Montalcino ushers you through a shady passageway onto the spiritual birthplace of Brunello di Montalcino. This is the home of Biondi-Santi, the estate that put Brunello on the world wine map. Join Italian Reviewer Monica Larner on a fantastic journey to taste some of the most precious and historic vintages that shape the iconic Biondi-Santi legacy.