A Retrospective of Feudi di San Gregorio’s Patrimò (with proprietor Antonio Capaldo): The Wine that put Southern Italy on the World Wine Map.

10 November 2018 | 02:45 PM - 03:45 PM GMT-5
Conrad New York
102 North End Ave
USD 150.00

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."
Antonio Capaldo
Chairman
Antonio Capaldo is the Chairman of Feudi di San Gregorio. Upon receiving a degree in Economics from University of Rome La Sapienza, Antonio moved to Paris to work for Lazard. After gaining valuable experience at this prominent financial advisory and asset management firm, he resigned in 2003 and moved to London where he earned a Masters in Management and Economics at the London School of Economics, and then completed his PhD in Economics and Finance as a joint program between London School of Economics and University of Rome. After receiving both of these degrees, he worked at McKinsey & Company beginning in 2004, and by 2008, he was appointed as a partner of the firm. During this time, Antonio also received his sommelier certification, and at every possible occasion, he spent time in the vineyards and was involved in the most important decisions regarding the management of the winery. After approximately ten years of external experience in finance (Lazard) and in strategic consultancy (McKinsey), Antonio joined Feudi at the beginning of 2009.

Description


Join Antonio Capaldo, Chairman of Feudi di San Gregorio, and the Wine Advocate's own, Monica Larner for an exciting retrospective of Feudi di San Gregorio’s Patrimò. The discussion is guaranteed to be lively and enlightening.