Franciacorta: Behind the Scenes

Recorded on January 26, 2021

Presenters:

Giammario Villa, Master Taster, California Ambassador to Franciacorta and UCLA Instructor
Peter Marks, MW with Napa Valley Wine Academy


Join us as we learn about Italy’s high quality sparkling wine region.

Located in the heart of the Lombardy region, Franciacorta DOCG vineyards touch the shores of Lake Iseo, and travel up the hillsides. Under the watchful eye of the Alps, this region produces remarkable sparkling wines in many styles, in the Traditional Method.

This free master-level webinar will be presented by Master of Wine Peter Marks and California Brand Ambassador for Franciacorta Giammario Villa, Master Taster, Certified Advanced Sommelier, and UCLA Instructor.  You will learn about the diverse styles of the region, historical and geology elements, agricultural practices and flavor profiles.