We waited until May for the Anteprima of Vernaccia di San Gimignano 2021, a long-time coming event and we are all enthusiastic to present our new vintages of Panizzi wines!
This year the format proposes "extensive en-primeur tasting" that will take place in different places at different moments in order to ensure all safety measures are being met. The tastings will be conducted starting on May 19th and will continue until June 14th.
The press event is scheduled for tomorrow, Wednesday May 19th and is reserved to the Italian and international wine journalists who will be welcomed at the De Grada Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art for “anteprima” to taste 69 Vernaccia wines from 34 producers.
The 16th edition of the 'White Wine and its terroirs' program will be held in the Dante Room at the Town Hall. “Vernaccia in Commedia. Six author profiles of the symbolic wine of San Gimignano, six special companions of elective affinities: six great pairs of European White Wine, for a new humanism ", a tasting conducted by Antonio Boco and Paolo De Cristofaro, in which a Vernaccia di San Gimignano will be "accompanied" by another great white of six different origins.
At the end of this first part dedicated to the press, the Anteprima tasting has updated its format and name into an invitation to “Taste En-Primeur vintages of Vernaccia di San Gimignano” and starting with May 22 the event will take place in the beautiful Rocca di Montestaffoli as part of 'Vernaccia di San Gimignano Wine Experience' program.