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The induction of Luca Paschina into the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic with the rank of Commendatore
The President of Italy’s Council of robert-alonso-photos.com Ministers has announced the induction of Luca Paschina, winemaker and cialis blood thinner general manager of Barboursville Vineyards, into the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, with the rank of Commendatore. The Order, originating in 1951, is modern Italy’s recognition of the highest distinction in occupations which reflect honor upon the nation and the Italian people, in cultural pursuits, the economy, public service, the military, philanthropy or humanitarian activities. His election took place June 2nd, the anniversary of the founding of the Republic, and will be conferred at ceremonies at the cialis generic uk Embassy in Washington or in Rome, later this year.
The government of Italy’s bestowal of this designation on Luca Paschina is an expression of only here pharmacy viagra respect for international recognition he has won, for leadership in developing the wine estate of Barboursville Vineyards with the Zonin family, of Veneto. Winning countless regional prizes, 4 statewide Governor’s Cups, and incomparable numbers of Gold Medals in international competitions; achieving stunning consistency of excellence especially in the estate’s masterpiece, Octagon; and being cited both by the James Beard Foundation and the leading industry periodical as one of the 25 most significant wine professionals in North America, Luca Paschina has established Barboursville as the “standard,” as Virginia’s own wine board once remarked, for wines of this region.
The Order of Merit carries a more fundamental recognition in two unique respects. First, it represents the embrace of a different region, so distant from its ancient Italian cradle, for excellence which brings luster to the Italian patrimony of buy viagra overnight wine, itself. In addition, it is an expression of gratitude, for bringing distinction to buy cialis tadalafil a pursuit Italy embraces with intense filial pride.
Inevitably, Paschina immediately credits his winemaker father and both sides of his family in his home province of Piemonte, his first-class training at Italy’s leading wine academy, Istituto Umberto I, and the peerless technical resources and passion of Italy’s largest family wine growing enterprise, Casa Vinicola Zonin, for their inspiration and support. “I am fortunate to have been chosen at exactly the http://www.ecogeek.org/levitra-next-day right time in my career and in viticultural history, to pursue this endeavor in Virginia. Placed in a growing region of no precedents and wow it's great levitra online shop no rules for success, beyond the traditions I inherited, my colleagues and I were free to pursue a new and exemplary image of our heritage.”
Last July 3 our Tenuta Ca Bolani wines were served at Media Night Hannover, one of the most important media events in Germany, attended by over 700 vip guests (among them politicians, gastronomy and glamour celebrities). Here following the link to the website of the event: www.medianighthannover.de
The British Wine author Stephen Brook wrote the article "Chianti Classico 2010: Top Levels" for Decanter, August Issue, where our Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico Riserva 2010 was "highly recommended". Wine expert Emily O'Hare included it in her favourite "Top three wines". See the article in attachment.
Castello d'Albola Solatio Chianti Classico Gran Selezione 2010 scored 91 points in James Suckling's "Tasting Report: Chianti Classico Gran Selezione", published June 30th in the famous American wine writer website. The author notes describe Solatio as " A solid wine with beautiful fruit and spice character. Dried meat. Full body, firm tannins and a long finish. Drink now. " Here following the link to the article:
In Malaysia Casa Vinicola Zonin has recently partnered as wine supplier with Genting Resort World, a luxury and generic cialis 5mg big resort near Kuala Lumpur, with the largest theme park inside in Asia. Lorenzo Zonin, Casa Vinicola Zonin wine ambassador and Diego Cottardo, our Chef, led on site events on Italian food promotion and Zonin wines launch. See the media coverage below.
Italian Food Promo and Zonin Wine Media Review
Focus Malaysia 29 March & 5 April 2014
The Star 28 April 2014
Oriental Daily 4 April 2014
Nanyang Siang Pau 12 April 2014
Zonin Wine Launch Post Event Coverage
Nanyang Siang Pau 30 April 2014
China Press 3 May 2014
Oriental Daily 7 May 2014
The night before Vinitaly 2014 Francesco Zonin invited food bloggers, wine bloggers and wine producers at the headquarters of http://www.privateeryachts.com/viagra-samples-in-canada Casa Vinicola Zonin in Gambellara for a panel discussion entitled "WineToMany: how to bring wine on the tables of Italians"
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Last May 22 Casa Vinicola Zonin successfully partnered with the Italian luxury watch brand Officine Panerai (www.panerai.com) for an interesting event at the Italian Cultural Institute of Paris (www.iicparigi.esteri.it/IIC_Parigi). The event aimed to propose an "Italian Sensorial Experience" to more than 120 vip guests, who enjoyed Prosecco Spumante Ca Bolani, Calasole Vermentino Rocca di Montemassi,Chianti Classico Riserva Castello d'Albola, and Moscato d'Asti Docg Castello del Poggio. See pictures below.
In Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, May Issue (#212), the wine expert Monica Larner dedicated an article to Sicilian wines, "Sicily, a love letter" and reviewed our Feudo Principi di Butera wines with excellent results: Deliella 2011 scored 92 points and Symposio 2011 scored 91 points!