We were happy to meet many producers with the smile at Vinitaly 2017.
Vinitaly is a huge wine exhibition for professionals, which is held at Verona in Italy every year. This year 4,270 exhibitors participated in Vinitaly where the pavilions of 20 regions of Italy were there.
According to an official announcement of Vinitaly 2017, 128,000 people from 142 countries visited there, among which international buyers were more than 30,000.
The total number of the entry to “SAKURA" Japan Women's Wine Awards 2017 from Italy was 671 items which dominated 16% of the total 4,212 items. Among the entry, 9 items were awarded the Diamond Trophy, 37 items the Double Gold, 146 items the Gold and 132 items the Silver awards.
The total number of the award-winning Italian wine was 324, 17% of the total number of “SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2017.
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