Category: Borgo Conventi

Matteo Furlan named England’s “Best Sommelier”

Earlier this month, London-based sommelier Matteo Furlan, head sommelier at the five-star Ritz Hotel in Mayfair, took home the coveted title of “Best Sommelier UK 2019.” That’s Matteo (above, right) with Villa Sandi ambassador Diva Moretti Polegato who presented him with the award. The competition, which was organized by the UK Sommelier Association and sponsored by Villa Sandi, also featured a Prosecco DOCG and … Read More Matteo Furlan named England’s “Best Sommelier”

Borgo Conventi, Villa Sandi’s new Friulian estate, to be imported to the U.S. by Folio

Above: Villa Sandi founder and owner Giancarlo Moretti Polegato poses in front of the gates of the Borgo Conventi winery in Friuli — the Moretti Polegato family’s newest property and project. The Moretti Polegato family “has acquired the Borgo Conventi winery in the Collio area,” write the editors of Wine and Spirits Daily, one of the wine industry’s most popular trade blogs: As a result, … Read More Borgo Conventi, Villa Sandi’s new Friulian estate, to be imported to the U.S. by Folio