Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Exceptional reception for wines of Valdeorras in A Coruña, beating record of sales and attendance.

The wines of Valdeorras beat record of attendance and sales of stock during their presentation in A Coruña last week.

The attendants of A Coruña respond greately to the Wine Tunnel event of the wines of the DO Valdeorras appellation held last week, and in which wines were able to be bought in the hall.

"The response has been impressive. It exceeded the organization expectives and wine stock of many wineries was sold, having to be even replenished several times during the act". These were the words of an excited Jorge Mazaira - Technical Director of the  Regulatory Council of the DO Valdeorras appellation- who, apart from showig his gratitud for the great response of attendants, also appreciated the friendliness and warmth of the people of a city in which, as the topic says, "nobody is a foreigner".

There, about 500 "herculinos" visited the Hall thoughout the two days that the event lasted. Among them, there were not only professionals of the sector  but also general public that could enjoy and buy the wines at the same prices sold in cellars.

Wines from cellars were praised by all visitors and their purchases were massive. Despite the great experience that the Regulatory Council has at national and international presentations - Madrid, Barcelona, ​​San Sebastian, Zurich, Tokyo, New York, Dallas ... -, there were several wineries that had to replenish up to 3 times all their wines.

For their part, the organizar company SERVINO, congratulated the DO Valdeorras apellation on the quality of its wines and on the great expectations aroused by the public of A Coruña, exceeding "by far" the best expectations created around the event.

For all this, from the Regulatory Council of the DO Valdeorras appellation and its wineries,  it is imperative to send a warm thank to A Coruña city and its people, highlighting the great wellcome received and the exquisite kindness of all attendees.

Thank you very much to all!

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

The wines of the DO Valdeorras apellation will be presented exclusively in A Coruña, the following 7th, 8th and 9th of August.


16 wineries and 38 comercial marks, under the quality seal of the DO Valdeorras apellation, will be presented in A Coruña, sharing with the audience their quality and colaborating with the Rías Altas Food Bank.

This initiative is presented through the collaboration between the Regulatory Council of Valdeorras and SERVINO promotion company, combining quality and commitment in a  unique and innovative approach in the sector.

The events will start on Wednesday, August the 7th, with a guided tasting coordinated by the technical director of the Regulatory Council of the DO Valdeorras, Jorge Mazaira and to be held in the tasting class of SERVINO - Rua Europa 3, A Coruña -. In addition, this act will serve to will present the Project as well as to provide the most prominent data of the DO to journalists.

Throughout the coming days, thursday the 8th and friday the 9th, the event will move to Miramar Hall of Hesperia Finisterre Hotel Center - Paseo do Parrote 2-4. A Coruña –, where the Valdeoras Wine Tunnel will be shown from 6.00 pm to 10.00 pm both days.

The Wine Tunnel, in which attendees will enjoy a total of 38 trademarks belonging to 16 wineries of Valdeorras, will be characterized by the non-presence of winemakers, being the Technical Director of the Regulatory Council along with two prominent Sommeliers, the responsibles for advising the audience and answer to the required technical specifications of the wines there exposed.

The great novelty that presents this event is focused on the possibility of acquiring all the wines in the same place, optimizing the visit of all attendees and offering the possibility to take home the top wines from the Hall.

To participate, each  attendee must provide 1kg of non-perishable food that will be transfered to the Rías Altas Food Bank, with the firm conviction of making a particular aid to the neediest people.

Participants must request the invitation on: info@servino.net

Valdeorras and its wines are waiting for you in this joint commitment: you can not miss the event !