Event Time: from 7 th To 9 March 2019 / Event Location: Udine, Freedom Square

Competition World Sauvignon in Udine – from 7 th To 9 March 2019

It will Udine to host the tenth edition of the Sauvignon World Competition. From 7 th To 9 next March, indeed, the capital of Friuli will be the stage of the prestigious competition that will get into town a hundred tasters, journalists, experts and critics from around the world.

At the center of the tasting will be Sauvignon Blanc, Wine which in recent years has aroused great interest in the international markets. Made popular by New World producers, in particular New Zealand, this vine has established itself as a true reference in terms of freshness, elegance, gastronomic harmony.

The Sauvignon, thanks to its exceptional aromatic qualities, It is one of the most popular varieties by consumers around the world. This observation led to the idea of ​​a global competition open to all production regions of the two hemispheres.

The number ten edition of the competition organized by the agency Belgian Vinopres will have the collaboration of the Region, dell’Ersa, the City of Udine and the Consortium Doc. The Friuli Venezia Giulia particularly deserves to be venue of the competition; the white grapes cover more than 80 % the vineyard area of ​​Friuli and the white Sauvignon ranks fifth among the most planted white grape varieties, behind the gray Pinot, Glera (Prosecco) and Friulano.

The Friuli Venezia Giulia is one of those regions in the world, come il Loire Valley Sancerre Center con e Pouilly Fumé, New Zealand, South Africa and also Styria, in which the white Sauvignon produces wines of excellent quality.

Approval to be able to bring in the region a second time, the first in 2015, competition, is the Regional Councilor for food resources, forestry and fisheries, Stefano Zannier. "It is significant - said - that after the publication of 2015, Friuli Venezia Giulia has again the honor of hosting the World contest sauvignon ".

In Udine come around a hundred experts from around 10 different nationalities who will assess, precisely 8 and 9, the wines entered in the competition and from 20 Countries around the world. The tastings will be held in the picturesque settings offered by D'Aronco palace and the Loggia del Lionello – The wines will be divided into homogeneous series organized according to criteria such as, originally, The assembly proportions and the selling price.

Read more about the event Competition World Sauvignon in Udine qui their Euroregionenews to link

N.B.: Location of tastings just 10 minute walk from Hotel Principe di Udine!