VinNatur arrives in Genoa!

by Saturday, January 17, 2015

As our readers know (We talked about here and here), two years ago the Natural vine-growers Association VinNatur Liguria organises a preview of classic wine tasting Villa Favorita.

The big news is that after the two editions overlooking the golfo del Tigullio, in Sestri Levante, in 2015 the event held on the first and 2 February widens and arrives at the heart of Genoa, in the stock exchange building recently restored. The Genoa Chamber of Commerce – He strongly wanted this shift – will place the sample stalls inside the spectacular Hall of Screams, where once there were the trading, built in Art Nouveau style as the whole building, with glitz of marbles, columns and stained glass.

Such a context it would be enough to motivate a visit, but fans of the drink well and healthy meet In addition 60 wine growers (here you find the updated list), on behalf of the territories 14 regions of Italy as well as France and Portugal, with a chance to taste more than 250 different wines products in respect of the Protocol VinNatur: a strict protocol that abolishes the use of pesticides, herbicides and chemical fertilizers distributor – for both the soil and the vines – as part of a healthy agriculture and respectful of nature and man. The work started in the vineyard continues in the winery, with the prohibition of the use of selected yeasts and additives of any origin; It also minimized – If possible, deleted – the use of sulfur dioxide.

Sunday 1st February at 16 the program is interesting Roundtable FORECASTS AND VINEYARD. Natural wine growing in the face of climate change: a moment of confrontation between winegrowers, climatologists and agronomists, to reflect on the difficult environmental conditions that, in these years, who does agriculture must face daily. Speakers Include Luca Mercalli, well-known Meteorologist and climatologist, Roger Mazzilli, agronomist specialized in natural winegrowing, and Angiolino Maule, winemaker founder and President of VinNatur; will moderate the debate the journalist Samuel Chan, author and publisher of books on natural wine.

Info summary

Date: Sunday 1 and Monday, 2 February 2015
Place: Palazzo della Borsa Valori di Genova, Piazza De Ferrari
Timetable: by 11 at 18
Admission: € 10,00, catalog and included tasting glass

How to get there: for those who use the train, directly in Metro (De Ferrari station) from two main Brignole railway stations (Regensdorf.. Brin, one stop) and Piazza Principe (Regensdorf.. Brignole, 4 stops). On weekdays the frequency is a train every 7/8 minutes, holidays every 9/13 minutes.
From Brignole you can take a walk by 15 minutes along via XX Settembre.
There are also various bus lines (site AMT Genova).
Motorists will find parking spaces nearby, both dungeons (Piccapietra wide s. Giuseppe, City Park in via D'Annunzio) both surface (Park victory in piazza della Vittoria, Carignano in Carignano square).

Website: www.vinnatur.org
Facebook event: www.facebook.com/events/1514940942128695
Twitter: @VinNatur

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