Archive for the ‘Past Events’ Category

Chianti Jun 2006

IWCS – Chianti Challenge at Zambuca Italian Restaurant & Bar, Singapore (Jun 2006) Wine Listing – Chianti Challenge : • Barone Ricasoli Rocca Guicciarda Chianti Classico Riserva 2001 • Castello di Ama Chianti Classico 1999 • Castello di Lucignano Chianti Classico 2001 • Castello di Monsanto II Poggio Chianti Classico Riserva 1999 • Castello di Monsanto “Santa […]

Brunello Jul 2006

IWCS – Brunello Wine Dinner at Senso Italian Restaurant, Singapore (Jul 2006) Wine Listing – Brunello Challenge : • Altesino Montosoli Brunello di Montalcino 1990 • Argiano Brunello Riserva 1973 • Argiano Brunello Riserva 1979 • Banfi Poggio alle Mura Brunello di Montalcino 1978 • Banfi Poggio alle Mura Brunello di Montalcino 1998 • Campogiovanni Brunello di […]

Barolo Aug 2006

IWCS – Barolo Wine Dinner at Bentfork Cooking School, Singapore (Aug 2006) Wine Listing – Barolo Challenge : • Aurelio Settimo Barolo Rocche 2001 • Ceretto Barolo Grignore 1999 • Germano Ettore Barolo Serralunga 2001 • Giacomo Conterno Barolo Monfortino 1998 • Guido Porro Barolo Vigna Lazzairasco 2001 • Massolino Barolo Serralunga 2001 • Paolo […]

South Italian Wines Sep 2006

IWCS – South Italian Wines Dinner at Amici Italian Restaurant, Singapore (Sep 2006) Wine Listing – South Italian Wines Challenge : • Argiolas Turriga IGT 2001 Variety: Cannonau, Carignano, Bovale Sardo • Arnaldo Caprai Montefalco di Sagrantino 25 Anni 1994 Variety: M’falco d’ Sagrantino • Feudo Montoni Nero d’Avola Vrucara 2003 (100% Nero d’Avola) • […]

Nebbiolo Nov 2006

IWCS – Mature Nebbiolo Nite at Zambuca Italian Restaurant, Singapore (Nov 2006) Wine Listing – Mature Nebbiolo Challenge : • Fontanafredda Barolo 1978 • Fontanafredda Barolo 1982 • Giacomo Borgogno Barolo Riserva 1967 • Giacomo Conterno Barolo 1964 • Giacomo Conterno Barolo 1973 • Marchesi di Barolo Barolo 1964 • Marchesi di Barolo Barolo 1967 […]

Italian Winery Visit Oct 2007

Finally, our much anticipated winery visit took place as scheduled. We started from Florence driving up north to Piedmont and back south to Montalcino in Tuscany all in 4 days time. During which we tasted (drank actually and lots of it !) many splendid wines and enjoyed much typical cuisines. Along the way, we all […]

Spanish Casual Wines Nov 2007

“IWCS – Spanish Casual Wine Dinner at Sage, Singapore (21 Nov 2007)   Red : • Artadi Pagos Viejos 1998 • Baron Deley Finca Monasterio Rioja 2001 • Bodegas Lalaguna Finca Giusana Carinana Reserva 2001 • Cervoles Coster del Segre 2001 • Faustino Tinto Gran Reserva Rioja 1996 • Lan Rioja 2003 • Senorio de […]

Champion of Diversity Apr 2008

“Champion of Diversity” Wine Tasting at Zambuca, Singapore (2 Apr 2008)   Red : • Cantalupo Ghemme 1998 • Castelluccio Ronco dei Ciliegi 2001 • Francesco Candido Immensum 2003 • IL Poggiarello Gutturnio Riserva La Barbona 2004 • Nino Negri Le Tense Sasella Valtellina Sup 2000 • Melini Chianti Classico Riserva La Selvanella 2000 • […]

Scarpa Wine Dinner Jun 2008

All wines (except the bianco) were decanted at different stages. The 1974 Barolo Riserva, 1998 La Bogliona Barbera were decanted for half an hour and poured back into the bottle. The pair of 1999 nebbiolo were decanted for 2 hours at 5pm, whereas the rest was allowed to breathe for 1 hour prior to serving. […]