New York, May 11, 2015 – Great interest is spreading among trade representatives, media and opinion leaders, for the tasting dedicated to the wines of the summer: “Wonderful Italian Wine for Summertime” whose stars—together with white wines, sparkling wines and rosé—are Prosecco and Moscato.

The event, now in its third edition, aims to give further prominence to Italian wines in the press at a time when Italian summer wines are enjoying significant success in the U.S. market.

Numerous wineries of great prestige have already confirmed their participation in “Wonderful Italian Wine for Summertime” and will present an interesting and varied range of wines, such as: Brachetto, Dolcetto, Fragolino, Frascati, Gavi di Gavi, Lacrima Cristi, Malvasia, Pinot Grigio, Roero, Trebbiano, Verdicchio, Vermentino, Vernaccia, as well as Prosecco, Moscato and Brut.

To accompany the wines this year, there will be a wide selection of typical summer dishes prepared by prestigious Italian restaurants in New York and by some of the most important food producers.

The event “Wonderful Italian Wine for Summertime” will take place in New York, between 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23.

For more information, please contact Italian Wine and Food Institute ( or visit its website: