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Wednesday, June 27, 2012
June 12/12- Tasting Massolino and Ceretto Piedmont wines
The Date and Time: Tuesday, June 12, 2012
The Event: A tasting of Massolino and Ceretto Piedmont wines with their agents, Halpern Enterprises.
The Venue: ONE Restaurant, Yorkville
The Target Audience: clients, wine media
The Availability/Catalogue: wines are available directly from Halpern
The Quote/Background: Massolino was founded in 1896, centred around Serralunga d'Alba. Ceretto has been making wine in the Langhe for over 80 years. Beginning in the 1970s they began to develop single-vineyard (cru) wines. This was a walkaround tasting, with wines being poured by Katherine Brunath of Massolino and Federico Ceretto of Ceretto.
The Wines: All prices are retail.
**** BEST -- Four Stars (91+ in Quality/Price Rating terms):