TASTED 100% BLIND by Andreas Larsson
Italy and Spain have both hosted a new TASTED 100% BLIND event by Andreas Larsson!
February 2017 gave the start to our prestigious 100% blind tastings around the world!
During his immersive wine journeys, Andreas Larsson, Best Sommelier of the World was involved in blind tasting sessions in Spain and Italy – world’s wine kings of the moment. The tasting in Milan, 13-17 February 2017, was hosted by the seven stars hotel Town House Galleria. “All wine producing regions were represented, from Valle d’Aosta to Sicilia”, rightly mentions Italia a Tavola. The most prestigious wineries from all over Italy participated with more than 500 wines that were blindtasted during a 5 days session accompanied by original evening events designed for the “Grand Public” in Piazza Duomo 21.
Another prestigious blind tasting has just taken place in Barcelona at Monvinic – “one of the best wine bars of the world” according to the Food & Wine Magazine. During four days, 21-24 February 2017, Andreas Larsson blind tasted more than 400 Spanish wines, from Catalonia to Andalusia. On Thursday, 23rd numerous journalists and bloggers were invited to discover what the TASTED 100% BLIND concept is. They had the great opportunity to taste 3 wines that were presented by Andreas Larsson himself in a real time. “Those are very difficult wines, with a lot of structure and a big complexity” precised Andreas Larsson to the vadevi.cat about wines from Priorat. Also precising that the most surprising wines of the week were the Cava wines.
Curios about the scores? Well, some have reached 95 points on a scale of 100 points! Follow us to discover all the scores and comments about these more than 800 wines tasted by Andreas Larsson in Italy and Spain! Stay tuned for our next wine voyages (March 2017) in Portugal, Argentina and Austria!
Andreola – Dirupo Brut NV
Italy – Veneto – Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore – White
Likoris – Liquor Gold Silver NV
Portugal – Licor – Spirit
Dúzsi Tamás – Shiraz Valogatas 2012
Hungary – Szekszard – Red
Cognac Bertrand – Xo
France – Cognac – Petite Fine Champagne – Spirit
Viña Maquis – Lien 2011
Chile – Colchagua Valley – Red
Château Roubine – Premium 2014
France – Côtes de Provence Cru Classé – Rosé
Weingut Autrieth – Eiswein 2013
Austria – Niederösterreich – Sweet