Alba, May 4, 2015. Great success for the 2015 edition of Vinum: 8,000 coupons and more than 100,000 individual tastings of wines from Alba, Langhe, Monferrato and Roero. Great participation, interesting presence of under 30 people.
The annual Fair of wine excellences from the territory, to its 39th edition, this year has been characterized by Street Food ëd Langa® giving citizens and tourists traditional Langa food tastes, in combining with great wine. There were celebrity guests, workshops, initiatives; for example, during the event “Wine and Sports”, it was held a charity auction in favor of the recent earthquake in Nepal: among others, was beaten - for a value of 5,000 € - a Magnum 5l of Dolcetto d 'Alba signed by the chef Carlo Cracco
According to the President of The International Fair of the White Truffle of Alba, Liliana Allena: "The combination of local wines and the events program Aspettando Collisioni was a good choice that attracted a more diversified public" Curiosity, entertainment, tastings; wine culture and culture of excellence against the “buzz attitude”: this is the winning formula of the event organized by the Fair International White Truffle of Alba, in collaboration with Municipality of Alba, Ente Turismo Alba Bra Langhe e Roero, wine consortia, with the support of the Piedmont Region, Chamber of Commerce of Cuneo, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Cuneo and Banca d'Alba Credito Cooperativo.
Source: Vinum – official data
Photo: Gazzetta d’Alba – city newspaper / La Stampa – national newspaper