IFWE 2012

Decanter Italian Fine Wine Encounter 2012

Decanter's Great Italian Fine Wine Encounter 2012 features over 80 of Italy's most renowned producers with the chance for consumers to taste more than 300 Italian fine wines.

The event features three top masterclasses including: Allegrini - The Secrets of Amarone, a vertical tasting of Tignanello by Marchesi Antinori and Ian D'Agata talking about Barolo 2005: The finest wines from the finest vineyards.

Also at the event is Decanter's Discovery Theatre, hosted by Italian wine specialists Vini Italani, who will be presenting three informal tutored tastings, lasting 45 minutes each.

The event takes place on Saturday 19th May at The Landmark Hotel, London.

For more information and to book tickets click here.

Decanter Italian Fine Wine Encounter 2012

IFWE 2012: Marchesi Piero Antinori masterclass

31st May 2012

See all the picture highlights from Marchesi Piero Antinori's masterclass at Decanter's Great Italian Fine Wine Encounter held on Saturday 16th May 2012 at The Landmark Hotel, London.

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IFWE 2012: Ian D'Agata Barolo 2005 masterclass

31st May 2012

See all the pictures from Italian wine expert Ian D'Agata's Barolo 2005 masterclass at Decanter's Great Italian Fine Wine Encounter held on Saturday 16th May 2012 at The Landmark Hotel, London.

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IFWE 2012 Discovery Theatre with Vini Italiani: Italian reds and meat pairing

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IFWE 2012 Discovery Theatre with Vini Italiani: Italian chocolate and wine pairing

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IFWE 2012 Discovery Theatre with Vini Italiani: Italian white wine and cheese pairing

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IFWE 2012: Marilisa Allegrini masterclass

31st May 2012

See all the picture highlights from Marilisa Allegrini's masterclass at Decanter's Great Italian Fine Wine Encounter held on Saturday 16th May 2012 at The Landmark Hotel, London.

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IFWE 2012: Grand tasting room

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See all the picture highlights from the Grand Tasting room at Decanter's Great Italian Fine Wine Encounter held on Saturday 16th May 2012 at The Landmark Hotel, London.

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Italian wine tasting with the experts

25th May 2012

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