hosted by Humble Grape
What’s it all about?
2nd of July: on the edge between the Second Round and the Quarter finals, the 2014 FIFA World-Cup is scaling up towards a glorious finale...
Who will be the lucky nation to get hold of that precious golden greatness?
Hold your breath with suspense and join us for a glorious wine battle: the long- established Malbec Polo Players of Argentina against the hosts of the 20th World-Cup, the up-and-coming Brazilian ballerinos.
What to expect
Argentina has a long history of producing quality wine and has recently gained worldwide attention and praise for its flagship grape MALBEC.
The Brazilian World Cup hosts are new players to the New World frontier of fine wine and with a point to prove and hope to upset old rivals Argentina in this tit for tat taste off to establish the winemaking credentials of these two South American heavyweight nations.
The wine players
Eyes on Brazil:
Sparkling wine from Serra Gaucha
Still Wines from the Campanha region, Vale do São Francisco, Bahia and Pernambuco states...
Big bold red wines including the premium Malbec from Salta Province, San Antonio and Mendoza.
to complement the wines we will be serving artisan Spanish goat and sheep cheese, cabra romero, torta and charcuterie including jamon iberico, lomo, spiced salami and chorizo, bread, marcon almonds, olives and olive oil from Salamanca.