The Febvreuary events, open to trade only, include wine-tasting from Febvre’s portfolio as well as allowing attendees meet visiting winemakers, attend educational seminars and learn the latest in global consumer wine trends for 2016. The full diary for the month can be seen on www.febvrewines.ie and as places are limited, it’s necessary to book your place in advance to attend the event of your choice. www.febvrewines.ie/events
Each working day throughout the month Febvre will be opening up 21 still and sparkling wines on a rolling basis for the trade to taste. This tasting will take place in its bespoke showrooms in Febvre in Burton Hall Road, Sandyford Industrial Estate, Dublin 18. Febvre will also be demonstrating Le Verre de Vin Wine by the Glass technology which keeps all wines fresh for 21 days as well as showing its full range of Spiegelau Glassware and EuroCave cabinets. Anyone looking to attend should make an appointment with their local Febvre representative or call 01 2161400.
Dante Cecchini from Castello Banfi from Italy will host ‘The Tuscan Lifestyle’ tasting in Dublin on 2nd February and in Galway on Wednesday 3rd.
Louis Fabrice Latour, the eleventh generation of Latour wines, established in 1797, will host a tasting about the 12 Wines that tell the story of innovation at Maison Louis Latour over the last century.
Watch out for Fiona Beckett of www.matchingfoodandwine.com who’ll be around Ireland explaining how seasoning affects your wine choice.