Meet high-flying enologist Barbara Tamburini

Vino welcomes Tuscan winemaking consultant to our exclusive tasting of wines by Lombardy producer Conti Sertoli Salis

Barbara Tamburini

Barbara Tamburini is involved in the activity of the most famous Italian wine tasting associations, teaching viticulture and oenological techniques.

Vino is excited to present a rare occasion to meet one of the biggest names in Italian wine! Next Tuesday, January 27 Vino hosts an exclusive tasting of wines by Conti Sertoli Salis, for which we are especially proud to welcome enologist Barbara Tamburini! Barbara is enological consultant for twenty-four of Italy’s top wineries, including the esteemed Lombardy producers.

 to see a wine begin and assist in its success is an emotion so big that very few professional activities would have permitted me to feel."

"To see a wine begin and assist in its success is an emotion so big that very few professional activities would have permitted me to feel," says Barbara.

Born and raised in Tuscany, Barbara holds two degrees (in Food Technologies and Viticulture and Enology) from the Università di Pisa, and is president of the Bolgheri DOC appellation. Her achievements in wine have been recognized on numerous occasions: a previous winner of a Slow Food Award for Italy’s youngest enologist, in 2007 she received the Luigi Veronelli award for best up-and-coming young Italian winemaker. No stranger to these shores, Tamburini has also lent her consulting services to the Viña Robles winery in California. Vino is now honored to welcome Barbara to New York for what promises to be a truly memorable tasting! Join us at Vino from 5:30pm next Tuesday, where we will be pouring the following wines by Conti Sertoli Salis:

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Chiavennasca 2007 Conti Sertoli Salis

Sassella 2004 Conti Sertoli Salis

Valtellina Inferno 2004 Conti Sertoli Salis

Canua Sforzato 2003 Conti Sertoli Salis

Barbara's interests outside wine include skydiving

Barbara likes to fly high: in 2004 she took to the skies above Friuli aboard a MB33 jet with the Frecce Tricolori Italian acrobatic pilots -- she was only the fifth woman to do make such a flight.

Conti Sertoli Salis Tasting
featuring Barbara Tamburini
Tuesday, January 27, 5:30-7:30pm

For more information call 212-725-6516 or email contact@vinosite.com.

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One Response to Meet high-flying enologist Barbara Tamburini

  1. Do Bianchi says:

    I dig those wines… the Sassella is great…

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