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Exploring the Other Italy! What we are missing in Italian Wines!

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the Bay Area

Friday, December 7, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PST)

Exploring the Other Italy! What we are missing in...

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Type End Quantity
Booth School Alumni or Guest (pre-payment required via paypal) Ended Free  
University of Chicago (non-Booth School) Alumni or Guest (pre-payment required via paypal) Ended Free  

Event Details

Southern Italy!
$30/per person; reserve your spot online with paypal

Think Italian wines and one tends to conjure up images of Tuscan Chiantis and Brunellos or Piedmontese Barolos and Barbarescos. The south of Italy has been undergoing a renaissance for several years now. It offers a variety of wines, some at the highest quality levels and often at tremendous values compared to their cousins in the north. Join us as we explore the regions of Campania, Molise, Puglia, Sicily, Basilicata, and Calabria. Discover the finest expressions of Aglianico, Greco di Tufo, Primitivo, Nero d’Avola, and Frappato to name a few.



This tasting follows the standard format, $30 pays for a taste of 6 - 8 wines paired exclusively with an insightful Sommelier-led lecture geared towards serious students of wine, followed by additional pours and mingling. 

Jointly sponsored by the College and Chicago Booth alumni associations, we invite novices and aficionados of all levels. To pour a high-quality selection of wine combined with healthy interaction and learning, we are limiting this event to 20 participants.  Sign up now following 2 simple steps to ensure your seat at the table!  


(1) Register here on Eventbrite; (2) Pre-pay via Paypal

The event will be held at the home of Daphne Feng in the Mission/Dolores neighborhood and will begin at 7:00 pm with registration, mingling, and light refreshment. Tasting will begin promptly at 7:30 pm.

*Limited street parking is available but the house is easily accessible at the 16/Mission BART and by various MUNI lines.

Please prepay with www.paypal.com.  Prepayment is required to confirm registration. Please also note that we will be unable to refund your registration fee if you cancel within 10 days of the event. 

Paypal Instructions:

1)  Login to your paypal account.

2)  Click on “Send Money” tab and make sure “Send Money Online” is selected.

3)  To: sganesh@chicagobooth.edu

4)  Amount: $30

5) Please write in 'S. Italy Wine Event' in the message or subject

6)  MAKE SURE TO CLICK “Personal” tab and select “This money is being sent as a: Gift” to avoid unnecessary fees.

7)  Click “Continue”

EVENT CONTACT

Daphne Feng (fengdaphne@gmail.com);  773-368-8885 or Sandeep Ganesh (sganesh@chicagobooth.edu); 312-218-1448 for questions.

Have questions about Exploring the Other Italy! What we are missing in Italian Wines!? Contact Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the Bay Area

When & Where

173 Guerrero Street
San Francisco

Friday, December 7, 2012 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PST)


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Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the Bay Area

The Chicago Booth Alumni Club of the Bay Area:

1. Promotes and enhances the local Chicago Booth community
2. Provides opportunities for continuous education and exchange of ideas in business
3. Encourages communication and networking among Booth alumni and the business community

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