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Road Trip Italy

08 April 2017 | 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM GMT
Grand Connaught Room Balmoral Suites
61-65 Great Queen St, London WC2B 5DA
USD 115.00


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."


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Join Monica Larner, Italian Reviewer with Robert Parker Wine Advocate, on a tasting tour of Italian wine. Monica will guide you through the best of Italy, from the tip to the toe of the peninsula, by presenting 12 unique bottles. Learn about the indigenous grapes, territories and unique personalities that shape the Italian wine identity. Monica’s motto is: “Per raccontare il vino italiano, bisogna prima capire l’Italia del vino,” (to understand Italian wine you must first explore the Italy of wine). Join us on this fascinating journey of discovery.

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