Beni di Batasiolo, Starmont, Benziger, Tommasi, Casamatta, and Jekel wines will be poured by wine experts at the party celebrating the featured wineries for the Fall at Il Fornaio Beverly Hills.
The wines will surrounded by several delicious antipasti including caprese, grilled citrus shrimp, chicken skewers, olives galore, cheeses, pizzas and more.
Beni di Batasiolo will be poured by US Import Manager, Stefano Poggi and he will share his stories of his time in the vineyards and with the family. He will have the following wines at the party:
Batasiolo Gavi DOCG 2011
Batasiolo Barbareasco DOCG 2008 (top 100 Wines of the World 3 times for Wine Spectator)
Batasiolo Barolo DOCG 2007 (this vintage not yet rated, but last vintage was 92 points for Wine Spectator)
BENI DI BATASIOLO (Dogliani Family) is the world’s leading famil producer of Barolo. However, since their age-worthy roots extend to all parts of Piemonte, they are also excellent producers of the other famous wines of the region. With a fantastic connection to the land (renowned, historical vineyards) they tend to be traditionalists that also have a live pulse on the newest wine-making technologies.
Some of their accolades: Top 100 Wines of the World – Wine Spectator (6 times), Tre Bicchieri – Gambero Rosso (4 times); “Best Value” – Wine Spectator, Wine Enthusiast, Wine & Spirits, etc.