The Wines of Produttori Del Barbaresco

On Friday, January 13, 2006, 6:30-8pm, Aldo Vacca, Managing Director of Produttori del Barbaresco cooperative and President of the Enoteca Regionale del Barbaresco, will lead a tasting of Produttori's wines, including five single vineyard Barbarescos.

Produttori, founded in 1958 by a priest of the village of Barbaresco, is one of the most important producers in Italy’s Piedmont region.

Produttori del Barbaresco Wines to be Tasted
2003 Nebbiolo Langhe DOC
2000 Barbaresco DOCG Riserva Montestefano 94 points, Wine Spectator
2000 Barbaresco DOCG Riserva Rabajà 94 Points, Wine Spectator
2000 Barbaresco DOCG Riserva Ovello Two Glasses, Gambero Rosso
2000 Barbaresco DOCG Riserva Pora
2001 Barbaresco DOCG Riserva Torre 90 Points, Wine & Spirits

The evening will begin with a glass of Bisol Crede Prosecco di Valdobbiadene, a single vineyard Prosecco from the Valdobbiadene hills and an hors d'oeuvres buffet including Stuffed Crimini Mushrooms, Prosciutto-wrapped Asparagus, Mediterranean Torte, Antipasto Platter, and Marinated Mozzarella Salad.

To reserve call Carol Wygant at the Central Market Community Relations Line 214.692.1967. $35 inclusive.

Dallas Central Market Community Room, 5750 E. Lovers Lane, Dallas, TX 75206

- Karen Silverston, January 2006