- Fundraiser event returns with premium wineries to benefit Humber River Hospital Foundation
Canada’s Liberty Entertainment Group – in partnership with Gambero Rosso, the international culinary and wine media company – is pleased to present its signature fundraising wine event Tre Bicchieri 2022 “Best of Italy” Wine Tasting taking place at the Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex in Toronto on Thursday June 23rd, 2022.
The premiere event showcases a first class selection of the 488 wineries from 22 regions that have been awarded the esteemed Tre Bicchieri (“Three Glasses”) Award by an independent panel of experts, in addition to featuring a large selection of unreleased vintages, making these some of the best Italian wines available. Guests will have the opportunity to taste more than 100 premium wines in one evening including a selection of amarone, Barolo, Brunello di Montalcino, Chianti Classico, Prosecco, super Tuscans and other treasures direct from Italy, with a selection of undiscovered gems and past vintages featured in the Vini d’Italia 2022 guide. Patrons will enjoy a true taste of award-winning Italian cuisine, perfectly paired to match the region and variety of wines on offer.
“We are honoured to once again host the celebrated Tre Bicchieri wineries to showcase what Italy does best to our Toronto guests,” said Nick Di Donato, president and CEO, Liberty Entertainment Group. “With our esteemed co-hosts including the Italian Trade Commission, we guarantee a spectacular night and must-attend event for everyone, whether oenophiles, wine collectors to gastronomes, and Italophiles. Best of all, we are proud to support the Humber River Hospital Foundation and the outstanding work they are doing.”
Early bird tickets are $150 and are now available at www.bestofitaly.ca. The Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex is located at 25 British Columbia Rd., Toronto.
About Gambero Rosso
Gambero Rosso® is the publishing and training leader in Italy in the field of wine and food. It is the only multimedia company in the sector that offers a unique selection of courses, University master, magazines, guides, a television channel. For 35 years Gambero Rosso has been the institution that best represents Italian-made food and wine, testing and certifying the quality, organizing prestigious international events.
Each year more than thirty wine tasting events are hosted around each of the most important cities in the world bringing the best selection of Italian wines selected from Vini d’Italia guidebook. The annual book is the result of a year of work by an expert team of tasters who have travelled the country interviewing producers and visiting wineries. The guide reviews 2,634 wineries and a total of 25,417 wines, awarding the classic scores ranging from 1 to 3 Glasses according to the quality of the label. This year, the record number of 476 Tre Bicchieri have emerged: Tuscany and Piedmont lead the way. Visit www.gamberorossointernational.com and on social media @gamberorossointernational #gamberorosso