Ambrosia Wine Class and Sale:
Exploring the Region of Piedmont
Ambrosia's first Wine Class and Sale of the year on Tuesday, Feb. 7, from 5:30 to 7:00 pm, will feature six “Piedmontese” wines from the portfolio of Angela Scott of LUX wines. Angela will discuss each wine in detail, and show slides of the grapes and soils of the vineyards, and answer all of your questions. Some of the wines are:
- Banfi Piedmonte Principessa Gavia Gavi DOCG 2013
- Renatto Ratti Nebbiolo 2014
- Marchesi di Barolo Barbaresco DOCG 2012 - Rated 91 by Wine Spectator
- Renato Ratti Barolo Marcenasco DOCG 2012 - Rated 94 by Suckling and 93 by Wine Spectator
Piemonte wine is the range of Italian wines made in the region of Piedmont in the northwestern corner of Italy. The best-known wines from the region include Barolo and Barbaresco made from the Nebbiolo grape. You'll learn about the nuances of this spectacular region and why it consistently produces some of the best wines in the world.
The event includes a taste of all six wines and small plates to compliment the wines prepared by Ambrosia's inimitable kitchen staff. The cost is $30 per person and space is limited to 24 people. Make your prepaid reservations by calling Ambrosia at 541-342-4141. You’ll receive a 10% discount when you purchase 12 bottles or more at the event!