Vinitaly’s annual tour began in January with stops in India and Singapore. February begins the US portion of the tour and is scheduled to close in Sao Paulo, Brazil in June.

Vinitaly is an international wine and spirits exhibition and is renowned as 'the' event for anyone working and interested in Italian wines. The Vinitaly New York City stop in conjunction with Vino2010 will be the largest Italian wine event outside of Italy.

The tour celebrates Italian wines (and foods) representing over 100 wineries and is associated with Vinitaly's 44th anual event in Verona in April which draws over 200,000 participants annually from over 100 nations.

Scheduled stops:
February 3, 2010 Hilton Hotel*, New York, NY
February 8, 2010, Fountain Bleu Resort, Miami, FL
February 9, 2010, The W Hotel Miami, FL
February 10, 2010 The Ritz-Carlton, Palm Beach, FL
May 2010 in Russia; June 2010, Sao Paulo, Brazil plus more dates to come with possible stops in China, Japan and South Korea.

*in conjunction with Vino 2010 - The Italian Wine Week, February 3-5, 2010

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