Session 4 - The Italian Achievement

SESSION 4

 
The Italian Achievement: the renewal of a classical wine culture
 
Marchese Piero Antinori (owner, Marchesi Antinori; President, Istituto Grandi Marchi)
Gaia Gaja (Gaja)
Maurizio Zanella (Chairman, Ca' del Bosco; Chairman, Consorzio Franciacorta)
Alberto Tasca d'Almerita (CEO, Tasca d'Almerita)
 
Moderated by David Gleave MW
 
How has Italy evolved to become one of the most exciting wine producers today?  Leading producers talk about the renaissance of classic appellations, the emergence of new regions and how Italian grape varieties are being taken up around the world.
 
Please see below a video of the session, and below that a set of photographs.