Category: Villa Sandi

Taste Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG in London

Villa Sandi will be pouring its wines at the following events in London this month. Bellavita Expo November 7-8 Waitrose Drinks Festival November 15-17 Click links above for details and registration info Don’t miss this opportunity to taste with Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG ambassadors, including Diva Moretti Polegato, the fourth generation of the Villa Sandi family! CAMPAGNA FINANZIATA AI SENSI DEL REG. UE N. … Read More Taste Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG in London

Gambero Rosso in Tokyo with Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG, winner of 10 Tre Bicchieri prizes

Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG, winner of 10 consecutive Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri awards, traveled to Japan last week for the Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri Tasting and top restaurant awards. That’s Villa Sandi international export director Flavio Geretto (center) with Gambero Rosso senior editor Marco Sabellico to the left in the photo. Flavio was there to lead a master class on Prosecco and why it’s … Read More Gambero Rosso in Tokyo with Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG, winner of 10 Tre Bicchieri prizes

Taste Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG this weekend and next week in London!

Taste Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG this weekend, November 2-3, at the Decanter Fine Wine Encounter at the Landmark Hotel and Wednesday, November 6, at the SquareMeal Food and Wine Tasting at The Honourable Artillery Company in London. Click links above for event details and registration. Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG brand ambassador Diva Polegato Moretti, daughter of owner Giancarlo Polegato Moretti, will be on hand … Read More Taste Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG this weekend and next week in London!

Prosecco DOCG for Thanksgiving!

It’s that time of the year again when wine writers across the United States will begin posting and publishing their “Thanksgiving wine recommendations.” And inevitably, many of them will start their posts with apologetic admissions that Thanksgiving wine pairings are almost impossible to make. That’s because of two major reasons. 1) The classic all-American Thanksgiving feast includes a wide variety of dishes, disparate in … Read More Prosecco DOCG for Thanksgiving!

Prosecco DOCG, the classic “small plates” wine of Venice

If you’ve ever spent any time in Venice, you’ve probably spent some time in a bacaro (BAH-kah-roh) or cicchetteria (chee-keht-teh-REE-ah). The nearly interchangeable terms refer to the classic Venetian wine bar where small plates are served — a favorite way for Venetians to dine. No one really knows where the word bacaro comes from. Some people believe it might be derived from Bacchus (Bacco in … Read More Prosecco DOCG, the classic “small plates” wine of Venice

Prosecco DOCG harvest 2019 comes to an end

The Prosecco DOCG harvest 2019 came to an end last week. Those are some of the very last bunches to be picked in the photo above. All of the fruit is picked by hand and is then placed whole into plastic crates. The fruit is on its way to the winery where it will be immediately pressed. The grape must (the “juice”) will then … Read More Prosecco DOCG harvest 2019 comes to an end

La Cucina Italiana launches in NYC and Prosecco DOCG is there!

Italy’s most celebrated food magazine, the historic La Cucina Italiana launched its new English-language edition this week at Eataly in New York. And when you pick up your copy of the new magazine, you’ll find an ad from Villa Sandi featuring the Prosecco DOCG appellation. We wanted to support the new publication because it remains the number-one resource in the world for all things … Read More La Cucina Italiana launches in NYC and Prosecco DOCG is there!

Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG Cartizze La Rivetta wins Gambero Rosso top prize for 10 consecutive years

We are thrilled to share the news that Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG Cartizze La Rivetta has been awarded the Tre Bicchieri (Three Glasses) award by the editors of the Gambero Rosso Guide to the Wines of Italy for the tenth year in a row. First published in the 1980s, the Gambero Rosso guide is Italy’s leading resource for wine reviews. Its “Tre Bicchieri” or … Read More Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG Cartizze La Rivetta wins Gambero Rosso top prize for 10 consecutive years

When it comes time to shop for holiday wines, the G in Prosecco DOCG really matters

Fall is finally here and it’s that time of year when a lot of you will begin your holiday wine shopping. With Thanksgiving around the corner and Christmas not far off, the wine lovers among you — and we assume you’re a wine lover if you’re here! — will be visiting your favorite wine retailers and selecting some of the best bottles you’ll be pouring all … Read More When it comes time to shop for holiday wines, the G in Prosecco DOCG really matters

Wine Spectator features Prosecco DOCG and Villa Sandi

“Villa Sandi,” writes Wine Spectator editor Alison Napjus in the October issue of the magazine, “has enjoyed success in the U.S. with its Superiore di Cartizze Vigna La Rivetta, which retails for about $50, selling roughly one-third of the annual 1,200-case production in the U.S. “‘If we have such good sales of Cartizze,’ says Flavio Geretto, export manager for Villa Sandi, ‘it means there … Read More Wine Spectator features Prosecco DOCG and Villa Sandi

Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG on top of the world at Bar 54 in New York City

One of the most rewarding things about our work here at Villa Sandi is knowing that people are enjoying our wines. And nothing could be more rewarding than knowing that they are enjoying our wines on top of the world — literally. Villa Sandi international export director Flavio Geretto is currently in New York visiting clients, conducting master classes, and meeting with the estate’s American … Read More Villa Sandi Prosecco DOCG on top of the world at Bar 54 in New York City

Villa Sandi brings home gold at top tasting: Prosecco Masters

We are pleased to share the news that the Villa Sandi Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG Brut Millesimato was awarded the GOLD prize (in the £10-15 category) at “the drinks business Prosecco Masters tasting 2019.” Chaired by Master of Wine Jonathan Pedley, the panel of tasters for this extraordinary annual event is composed nearly entirely by Masters of Wine: Nick Tatham MW, Alex Canetti, Patrick … Read More Villa Sandi brings home gold at top tasting: Prosecco Masters