Vinottimo Wine Events

Tuesday October 21, 2014 Vinottimo Wine Tasting Event at NEX Sigonella from 21 Oct - 1 November
Meet Vinottimo Wine Experts, Mike and Mary and the rest of the Vinottimo Wine Warriors and taste their award winning line up of Italian wines from Italy's most sought after Regions. Perfect for entertaining and for Christmas gifts.
DO NOT MISS these Special Events
Castello Banfi Bottle Signing with Wine Ambassador, Luca Devigili
Friday, 24 Oct from 1400 - 1800 and Saturday, 25 Oct from 1100 to 1600
Tasca d'Almerita Bottle Signing with Wine Ambassador, Yoni Westendorp
Friday, 31 October from 1400 - 1800 and Saturday, 1 November from 1100 - 1600
New Wines Opened Every Day

Friday October 24, 2014 Castello Banfi Bottle Signing and Tasting@NEX Sigonella from 1400 - 1800
Vinottimo and NEX Sigonella present Tuscany’s leading Brunello winery, Castello Banfi. Stop by and meet Castello Banfi Wine Ambassador, Luca Devigili, and taste Banfi's Tuscan Treasures and purchase autographed bottles for gifts or your personal collection. Castello Banfi is Europe’s largest family-owned vineyard located in the heart of Tuscany's Brunello region. Together with its sister estates in Piedmont, Vigne Regali and Principessa Gavia, Castello Banfi is recognized the world over for its dedication to excellence and for sparking a renaissance in the art of Italian winemaking.
”Dedicated to a Finer Wine World”
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Friday October 24, 2014 Tommasi Bottle Signing/Tasting - NEX Naples Gricignano from 1400 - 1800
Vinottimo and NEX Naples presents Franco Tommasi and his amazing Amarone. Don't miss this opportunity to meet World Famous Amarone maker, Franco Tommasi and experience his award-winning wines: light and lively whites; easy drinking reds; super-sweet dessert wines; and his renowned AMARONE, the world's most concentrated red wine. Plan to purchase some "Special Buy" wines from the Tommasi Winery and have your bottles personalized or signed by Franco at NEX Naples (Gricignano).
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Saturday October 25, 2014 Castello Banfi Bottle Signing and Tasting@NEX Sigonella from 1100 - 1600
Vinottimo and NEX Sigonella present Tuscany’s leading Brunello winery, Castello Banfi. Stop by and meet Castello Banfi Wine Ambassador, Luca Devigili, and taste Banfi's Tuscan Treasures and purchase autographed bottles for gifts or your personal collection. Castello Banfi is Europe’s largest family-owned vineyard located in the heart of Tuscany's Brunello region. Together with its sister estates in Piedmont, Vigne Regali and Principessa Gavia, Castello Banfi is recognized the world over for its dedication to excellence and for sparking a renaissance in the art of Italian winemaking.
”Dedicated to a Finer Wine World”
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Saturday October 25, 2014 Tommasi Bottle Signing/Tasting - NEX Naples (Gricignano) from 1100 - 1600
Vinottimo and NEX Naples presents Franco Tommasi and his amazing Amarone. Don't miss this opportunity to meet World Famous Amarone maker, Franco Tommasi and experience his award-winning wines: light and lively whites; easy drinking reds; super-sweet dessert wines; and his renowned AMARONE, the world's most concentrated red wine. Plan to purchase some "Special Buy" wines from the Tommasi Winery and have your bottles personalized or signed by Franco at NEX Naples (Gricignano).
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Tuesday November 4, 2014 Vinottimo Wine Tasting Event at NEX Naples Gricignano from 4 - 15 November
Meet Vinottimo Wine Experts, Mike and Mary and the rest of the Vinottimo Wine Warriors and taste their award winning line up of Italian wines from Italy's most sought after Regions. Perfect for entertaining and for Christmas gifts.
DO NOT MISS these Special Events
Mastroberardino Bottle Signing with Piero Mastroberardino and Dario Pennino
Friday, 7 November from 1400 - 1800 and Saturday, 8 November from 1100 to 1600
Marchesi de Frescobaldi Bottle Signing with Wine Ambassador, Costanza Nardulli
Friday, 14 November from 1400 - 1800 and Saturday, 15 November from 1100 - 1600
New Wines Opened Every Day

Friday November 7, 2014 Mastroberardino Bottle Signing/Tasting@NEX Gricignano from 1400 - 1800

Friday November 7, 2014 Mastroberardino Semper Fi Dinner - 6 Seats Left!
Join Piero Mastroberardio and Wine Ambassador, Dario Pennino at Mastroberardino's famous Morabianca Ristorante in Mirabella Eclano to celebrate Cav. Antonio Mastroberardin's Legacy as the "Father of Campania's Wine" The program includes Campania's Famous Roman Varietals paired with 5 PHENOMENAL COURSES. Plus the exclusive Special Release of RADICI Riserva 2008 “ANTONIO”
BEST ITALIAN RED WINE AWARD for 2015
ONLY 65 Euro PER PERSON or $81.95 PER Person via Website (PayPal) Includes Bus Transportation (To and From)/Gratuity - Bus Departs Gricignano@6:30 PM For further info contact: Brittany Meister: meister.brit@gmail.com or Mike Grulli: mike@vinottimo.com
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Cost - 81.95

Saturday November 8, 2014 Mastroberardino Bottle Signing/Tasting@NEX Gricignano from 1100 - 1600

Friday November 14, 2014 Planeta Bottle Signing@NEX Sigonella from 1300 - 1800
Join Wine Ambassadors, Viviana and Vera from Planeta, Sicily's Iconic Winery. Join them for guided tastings of their famous international and indigenous varietals on Friday, 14 November (1300- 1800). Whether you are shopping for the perfect gifts, looking for holiday wines, or just building your personal wine collection, you cannot go wrong with the unique wines of Alessio Planeta.
These wines have a long and storied history of excellence; do not miss this unique chance to experience Sicily's best.
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Friday November 14, 2014 Marchesi di Frescobaldi Bottle Signing/Tasting@NEX Naples from 1400 - 1800
Don't miss this special opportunity to meet Wine Ambassador, Costanza Nardulli, from Tuscany's famous wine making family and taste Benchmark Super Tuscan's and Brunello's including multiple vintages. Over 700 years of wine making experience in a glass.
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Saturday November 15, 2014 Planeta Bottle Signing@NEX Sigonella from 1100 - 1600
Join Wine Ambassadors, Viviana and Vera from Planeta, Sicily's Iconic Winery. Join them for guided tastings of their famous international and indigenous varietals on Saturday, 15 November (1100- 1600). Whether you are shopping for the perfect gifts, looking for holiday wines, or just building your personal wine collection, you cannot go wrong with the unique wines of Alessio Planeta.
These wines have a long and storied history of excellence; do not miss this unique chance to experience Sicily’s best.
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Saturday November 15, 2014 Marchesi di Frescobaldi Bottle Signing/Tasting@NEX Naples from 1100-1600
Don't miss this special opportunity to meet Wine Ambassador, Costanza Nardulli, from Tuscany's famous wine making family and taste their Benchmark Super Tuscan's and Brunello's. Over 700 years of wine making experience in a glass.
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Thursday November 20, 2014 Vinottimo Wine Event at AAFES Panzer from 1500 - 1800
Meet Vinottimo Wine Experts, Mike and Mary and the rest of the Vinottimo Wine Warriors and taste their award winning line up of Italian wines from Italy's most sought after Regions. Perfect for entertaining and for Christmas gifts.
DO NOT MISS this Special Event
Tommasi Bottle Signing with Franco Tommasi
Friday, 21 November from 1400 - 1800 and Saturday, 22 November from 1100 to 1600

Friday November 21, 2014 Tommasi Bottle Signing/Tasting - AAFES PANZER Stuttgart from 1400 - 1800
Vinottimo and AAFES PANZER presents Franco Tommasi and his amazing Amarone. Don't miss this opportunity to meet World Famous Amarone maker, Franco Tommasi and experience his award-winning wines: light and lively whites; easy drinking reds; super-sweet dessert wines; and his renowned AMARONE, the world's most concentrated red wine. Plan to purchase some "Special Buy" wines from the Tommasi Winery and have your bottles personalized or signed by Franco at AAFES Panzer.
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Saturday November 22, 2014 Tommasi Bottle Signing/Tasting - AAFES PANZER from 1100 - 1500
Vinottimo and AAFES PANZER presents Franco Tommasi and his amazing Amarone. Don't miss this opportunity to meet World Famous Amarone maker, Franco Tommasi and experience his award-winning wines: light and lively whites; easy drinking reds; super-sweet dessert wines; and his renowned AMARONE, the world's most concentrated red wine. Plan to purchase some “Special Buy" wines from the Tommasi Winery and have your bottles personalized or signed by Franco at AAFES Panzer.
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Tuesday November 25, 2014 BATASIOLO Bottle-Signing Event at Vicenza Xpress from 1300-1800
Vinottimo and the AAFES presents the wine of Kings and the KING of wines, Barolo from Beni di Batasiolo. Stop by and meet Wine Ambassador, Paola Bassi and taste some of Piedmont's most amazing wines from dry to wonderfully sweet. Have her sign a bottle for a holiday gift or your personal collection.

Wednesday November 26, 2014 BATASIOLO Bottle-Signing Event at Vicenza Xpress from 1100-1600
Vinottimo and the AAFES presents the wine of Kings and the KING of wines, Barolo from Beni di Batasiolo. Stop by and meet Wine Ambassador, Paola Bassi and taste some of Piedmont's most amazing wines from dry to wonderfully sweet. Have her sign a bottle for a holiday gift or your personal collection.

Friday December 5, 2014 Beni di Batasiolo Bottle Signing/Tasting - Ramstein Xpress from 1300 - 1800 - ON
Vinottimo and the AAFES presents the wine of Kings and the KING of wines, Barolo from Beni di Batasiolo. Stop by and meet Wine Ambassador, Paola Bassi and taste some of Piedmont's most amazing wines from dry to wonderfully sweet. Have her sign a bottle for a holiday gift or your personal collection. ONE DAY ONLY
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Friday December 5, 2014 Di Majo Norante Tasting Bottle-Signing@Rome Embassy Store from 1300-1800
ON
ROME EMBASSY EXCHANGE From the World's Best Vineyards and Cellars to the NEX Shelves Near YOU! Come meet Alessio Di Majo, Owner of the famous Di Majo Norante winery – and secure autographed bottles of these legendary (and hard-to-get) wines for gifts or your personal collection.
Come taste his sensational wines from Molise, one of Italy’s most ancient wine regions.
YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY!
ONE DAY ONLY

Saturday December 6, 2014 Beni di Batasiolo Bottle Signing/Tasting - KMCC Exchange from 1100 - 1600 - ONE
Vinottimo and the AAFES presents the wine of Kings and the KING of wines, Barolo from Beni di Batasiolo. Stop by and meet Wine Ambassador, Paola Bassi and taste some of Piedmont's most amazing wines from dry to wonderfully sweet. Have her sign a bottle for a holiday gift or your personal collection.
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Friday December 12, 2014 Tommasi Bottle Signing/Tasting - AAFES Vicenza Xchange from 1300-1800
Vinottimo and AAFES VICENZA XCHANGE presents Franco Tommasi and his amazing Amarone. Don't miss this opportunity to meet World Famous Amarone maker, Franco Tommasi and experience his award-winning wines: light and lively whites; easy drinking reds; super-sweet dessert wines; and his renowned AMARONE, the world's most concentrated red wine. Plan to purchase some “Special Buy” wines from the Tommasi Winery and have your bottles personalized or signed by Franco at AAFES VICENZA XCHANGE.
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Friday December 12, 2014 OKINAPA 2013 - GO VINOTTIMO WINE WARRIORS!

Saturday December 13, 2014 OKINAPA 2013 - GO VINOTTIMO WINE WARRIORS!

Saturday December 13, 2014 Tommasi Bottle Signing/Tasting - AAFES Vicenza Xchange from 1100-1600
Vinottimo and AAFES VICENZA XCHANGE presents Franco Tommasi and his amazing Amarone. Don't miss this opportunity to meet World Famous Amarone maker, Franco Tommasi and experience his award-winning wines: light and lively whites; easy drinking reds; super-sweet dessert wines; and his renowned AMARONE, the world's most concentrated red wine. Plan to purchase some “Special Buy” wines from the Tommasi Winery and have your bottles personalized or signed by Franco at AAFES VICENZA XCHANGE.
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Wednesday December 24, 2014 MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM THE VINOTTIMO TEAM!

Thursday January 1, 2015 HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM THE VINOTTIMO TEAM!

Friday March 13, 2015 Kadena International Wine Festival@ Rocker's from 5-10pm
BRINGING THE BEST OF ITALY (and the Rest of World) & TOASTING KADENA
Okinawa Wine Aficionados,
Vinottimo's Wine Warriors Welcome you to the KADENA International WINE FEST and the newest vintages of Italian wines beginning at 1500 on Friday, 14 March. This year’s program includes another superb line up of cutting edge wineries from around the world.
See you at the Rocker’s Club - Tables #2 and #3 near the Stage
Friday, 13 March 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, 14 March 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
If you are attending the wine festival on Friday or Saturday and wish to place a pre-order, please contact: mike@vinottimo.com or shannonclinedinst@hotmail.com

Saturday March 14, 2015 Kadena International Wine Festival@ Rocker’s from 5-9pm
BRINGING THE BEST OF ITALY (and the Rest of World) & TOASTING KADENA
Okinawa Wine Aficionados,
Vinottimo's Wine Warriors Welcome you to the KADENA International WINE FEST and the newest vintages of Italian wines beginning at 1500 on Friday, 14 March. This year’s program includes another superb line up of cutting edge wineries from around the world.
See you at the Rocker’s Club - Tables #2 and #3 near the Stage
Friday, 13 March 5 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, 14 March 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
If you are attending the wine festival on Friday or Saturday and wish to place a pre-order, please contact: mike@vinottimo.com or shannonclinedinst@hotmail.com