Friday, May 25, 2018

Undiscover NZ Masterclass by Stephen Wong MW

Pure Discovery - Undiscover NZ Masterclass by Stephen Wong MW | Italian Wine & Food in China blog

Shanghai (China), May 25, 2018 – The Pure Discovery events promote New Zealand culture, tourism, food and wine. Okura Garden Hotel in downtown Shanghai hosted the event including masterclasses and wine tastings.

Vito Donatiello participated in the exclusive “Undiscover NZ – A Taste Of The Unexpected” Masterclass led by Stephen Wong MW. Based on New Zealand, in 2016 Stephen Wong became the 12th “kiwi” Master of Wine.
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Saturday, May 19, 2018

2018 Interwine (Guangzhou): some fake wines

2018 Interwine Guangzhou - some fake Italian wines

2018 Interwine Guangzhou - some fake Italian wines

2018 Interwine Guangzhou - some fake Italian wines

Thursday, May 17, 2018

2018 SIAL (Shanghai): Italian sounding and copyright

SIAL 2018 Shanghai - Italian sounding and copyright

SIAL 2018 Shanghai - Italian sounding and copyright

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

ONAV Italy officially endorses ONAV China

ONAV Italy officially endorses ONAV China

from left to right: Guido Raynero (Delegate ONAV Piedmont), Marco Gallardi (Director ONAV China), Adriano Zublena (Commissioner ONAV China), Michele Alessandria (General Manager ONAV Italia), Vito Donatiello (Tutor ONAV China)

ONAV Italy officially endorses ONAV China

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Prosecco Conegliano Valdobbiadene DOCG: 93 million bottles in 2017

Prosecco DOCG 93 million bottles | Italian Wine & Food in China blog

Prosecco Conegliano Valdobbiadene DOCG: 93 million bottles 520 million Euro turnover in 2017

source: Consortium of Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Coffee Project 3: cupping

Coffee cupping | Italian Wine & Food in China blog

Beside the cupping “standards”, they are some generic rules to be remembered when doing a cup of coffee, such as proportion water to powder 150gr 10 gr, water temperature around 92° …..
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Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Coffee Project 2: roasting machines

Fuji Royal

250 gr gas roaster

DISCOVERY 咖啡烘焙机 普通版 250g Invoice 48.492元, No Invoice 43.643元
(DISCOVERY coffee baking machine ordinary edition 250g)

DISCOVERY 咖啡烘焙机 电脑版 250g Invoice 53.000元, No Invoice 47.700元
(DISCOVERY coffee baking machine computer version 250g)

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Monday, April 2, 2018

Coffee Project 1: roasting

Roasting green coffee beans class | Italian Wine & Food in China blog

Roasting green coffee beans class - Shanghai, 02 April 2018
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Friday, March 30, 2018

Introducing Italian wines at Nihaoitaly life streaming event

Introducing Italian wines at Nihaoitaly life streaming event | Italian Wine & Food in China blog

Shanghai, March 30, 2018 – On behalf of ONAV China, Vito Donatiello was invited to introduce Italian wines at Nihaoitaly live streaming event held at Atto Primo restaurant.
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Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Chianti DOCG: some figures

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Some interesting figures about Chianti DOCG:

  • Consorzio Vino Chianti was established in 1927
  • over 3.000 producers
  • more than 15.500 hectares
  • over 800.000 hl of Chianti wine
  • more than 105.000.000 bottles
  • grapes varietal allowed: 70% Sangiovese, additional grapes up to 30% with a maximum of 10% white grapes varietals and 15% Cabs
  • includes 7 specific subzones:
    1. Colli aretini.
    2. Colli fiorentini,
    3. Colli senesi,
    4. Colline pisane,
    5. Montalbano,
    6. Rufina,
    7. Montespertoli

source: Consorzio Vino Chianti