Vitigno Italy, 2014, the wine lounge makes a stop in Naples

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The largest event dedicated to wineries in the central-southern Italy arrives in Naples. Appointment from 8 to 10 June, with the tenth edition of Vitignoitalia 2014 will be held in the majestic chest of Castel dell’Ovo: For the occasion, the ancient castle made ​​famous by the poet Virgilio will open its doors to visitors and lovers of the nectar of of, thanks to the collaboration of the boys of the school “Vittorio Veneto” of Secondigliano.

The program includes three days of tastings, workshops and meetings with the top experts in the field. It is estimated, in fact, that will be present on the rock of Megaride at least 200 wineries, 15 thousand visitors and 35 international buyers.
In short, a good opportunity to discuss with the foreign market, full of new and exciting ideas to increase home production.

Yes, because the meeting interested in the Neapolitan culinary production to 360 degrees. Not by chance next to the selection of the finest wines in circulation, there will be a slice of rich food with a focus on national and regional productions of excellence, among which stand out the dough his majesty , that this year will be to gragnano IGP ‘s Pasta Di MartinoFor the sweet tooth , remember that the event will also feature the pizzeria traveling Rossopomodoro on Apecar.


But there are also interesting novelty and one of these is the introduction of the mobile application “Smartwine” app complete with multilingual professional Qr -code, geolocation service of the wineries and e-commerce. All this to provide additional information about wine and businesses visitors and buyers.

It does not end here with technology initiatives! Yes, because the visitors of the exhibition will be able to participate in the photo contest ” WineSelfie – What wine are you?”. A sort of contest for best self-portraits of the authors, based on the 5 categories hashtag: # Brio,
# Softness, Hardness,  # Balance and # Complexity.
The purpose of the award is to promote knowledge of wine through the main organoleptic characteristics interpreted from the shots of the participants, who will best represent the combination of the face to a single wine. Obviously … may the best win!

Vitigno Italy 2014
8-10 June 2014
Naples Castel dell ‘Ovo, complete program here: