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Wine Tasting with Ambrogio15
September 10, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm$49
It’s Wine o’clock!
Join us on the Little Italy Food Hall patio as Ambrogio15 in partnership with DOCG Imports bring you an exclusive wine tasting! Enjoy 8 wine tastings paired with “cicchetti”, traditional Italian small bites. Learn about the rich flavor profiles and origin of their organic biodynamic wines. Two class times available from 5-7pm and 7-9pm.
DOCG Imports specialized in bringing the local flavor of Italy to your table with artisan, small-production Italian wines. Hand selected by Marina Elettra Snow (“Nina”) from vineyard to you! “Partnering with Ambrogio15 has drawn our focus to the growing and production techniques and we bring you some of our best natural wines for this exclusive wine tasting event.”
About the Sommeliers
Guided by Sommeliers Nina & Stefano, you will walk through the vineyards and wine tasting techniques wine by wine.
Nina, a native San Diegan with Italian roots returns after 18 years living in Italy. Her sommelier studies were conducted in Italy with FISAR (Italian federation of sommeliers for hospitality) and she achieved 2-level certification before moving back to California. DOCG Imports is a salute to her love for California and her desire to share excellent and exclusive wines with her friends and clients. DOCG Imports brings the best natural, hand-crafted, small-production, family-made Italian wines to California, exclusively.
Stefano was born and raised in Northern Italy and has been living in San Diego for almost 10 years. He is an experienced wine professional and educator, teaching classes at Mount San Jacinto College and San Diego State University. Stefano holds 2-level sommelier certification from AIS (association of Italian sommeliers) as well as the “Italian Wine Specialist” certification from the N. American Sommelier Association.
About the Wines
Argininal, Small Batch, Natural, Biodynamic, Organic, Sustainable, Integrated, and Green. 2 Regions – 8 Wines – 4 Wineries
Zucchetto Bottle Fermented Prosecco Superiore di Valdobbiadene DOCG
Fasoli Gino Bardolino
Fasoli Gino Amarone Corte del Pozzo
Cantina Giba 6Mura Bianco Vermentino di Sardegna DOC
Tenute Olbios Cavè Rosato di Cannonau
Tenute Olbios CanGrande17 Cannonau/Bovale Blend
6Mura Rosso Carignano del Sulcis DOC
Tenute Olbios In Vino Vertias Late harvest, aged Vermentino 2007
Guests can purchase wine orders at the LIFH bar after the event. Limited spots available for each class.