Exclusive Prosecco Tasting with lunch at San Carlo Fumo
Fancy learning more about Prosecco, Italy’s most famous Sparkling Wine, followed by a wonderful 3-course Cicchetti lunch at one of Manchester’s newest Italian restaurants, San Carlo Fumo? Looking for the perfect treat for Mothers Day or a Chirstmas gift for a Prosecco lover?
This hugely popular fizz of North-East Italy has become synonymous with celebration, joy, special occasion and that most sought after symbol of Italy 'La Dolce Vita' (The good life).
Our Saturday wine tasting in Manchester City Centre will showcase some of the finest Prosecco imported to the North West from the main producing towns of Valdobbiadene and Conegliano by Con Gusto UK Ltd.
We shall spend a fun-filled couple of hours trying at least 6 different premium Prosecco styles and Italian wines. We will try wines with lots of delicate fruit, from Spumante (lots of bubbles) through to Frizzante (slightly sparkling) and at various sweetness levels.
We’ll also hear from Peter (the owner of Con Gusto) who with his Italian heritage, will share stories about the vineyards, passionate wine makers, and the individual characteristics of each wine.
Here are some examples of Proseccos we have tried at such an event in the past, As you can see you can expect a fantastic variety of flavour and styles. We also plan to taste someting different hich you may never have tried before.
Domus Picta Treviso DOC - A classic Prosecco perfect by the glass, by the bottle or in cocktails
Domus Picta Rosé Cuvee - a rosé Prosecco blended with two local grape varieties – Glera and Raboso Piave
Ca Salina DOCG Extra Dry - a sweeter ,celebration style drink
Ca Salina DOCG Brut Rivete - closest match to Champagne
Cirotto Extra Dry - Prosecco at its best, the way the Italians drink it!
Ca Salina Incrocio Manzoni - dry rosé wine, a perfect match for fish dishes
Ca Salina DOCG Dry Paradiso - a Prosecco perfect for celebrations and Christmas
Lunch shall also be served upstairs in the opulent extra dining space with a view into the kitchens through a striking window. Expertly prepared by the award winning chefs at San Carlo Fumo we will enjoy a variety of dishes from their award winning Cicchetti menu.
Taking place in Manchester City Centre, this event is sure to put some sparkle into your spring and would make the perfect gift for anyone who loves Prosecco. It also falls just before Mothers Day so is the perfect way to treat your mum! We can provide a Gift Voucher detailing the event, just book your places below and use the "contact us" link on your confirmation to let us know you need a vouchers and we can arrange.
So what are you waiting for? Come and explore exactly what makes this sparkling wine one of the world's most popular tipples in a relaxed restaurant surrounding.
A must for any Prosecco fan!
11.00 Prosecco and wine tasting
Important Please Note: This event does not take place at the usual Manchester Wine School venue, it will be held in the upstairs dining room at San Carlo Fumo, 1 St Peters Square, Manchester, M1 5AN.
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Course Date/Time: Sat 30th Mar 2019 at 11am - 2pm
Duration: 3 Hours
Venue: San Carlo Fumo, Manchester