Saturday, October 3, 2015

Ortona Wine Evening - October 30, 2015

The Embassy of Canada has extended an invitation to CCR members to join embassy staff for a tasting of wines from the area of Ortona in Abruzzo. This invitation applies exclusively to current, paid CCR members.

Two wineries will bring samples of every sort of wine made in Abruzzo -- Montepulciano d'Abruzzo, Cerasuolo d'Abruzzo, Trebbiano, Pecorino, and Passerina, in various vintages and blends, as well as several sparkling wines.

The cost of participation includes a contribution to the embassy's charity campaign. This event requires advance payment. Full names (as on ID) must also be provided at time of booking for the embassy security list.

When: Friday, October 30, 2015
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Where: Embassy of Canada, Via Salaria 243
Cost: €10 -- advance payment required. Only CCR members in good standing.
RSVP: ATTN Linda by Oct. 14th, with full name for Security List; ID must be shown at entrance.