Prosecco Festival in the Victorian Quarter

May 2019

The Metropole Hotel Cork

Prosecco Festival in the Victorian Quarter

May 2019

The Metropole Hotel Cork

The Metropole Hotel Cork are delighted to announce the inaugural year of The Festival of Prosecco in association with Tindal Wine Merchants. The event will be hosted across The Metropole Hotel, Cork International Hotel and Cork Airport Hotel throughout the month of May.

There will be a number of events throughout the month including tasters, Prosecco paired dinners, prosecco cocktails and masterclasses. There’s something for Prosecco fans as well as those who wish to learn more about this distinguished product.

 

The History of Prosecco – Prosecco Masterclass 10 May 2019

Ever wondered where Prosecco comes from, or indeed how Prosecco is made?

We are delighted to host an insightful masterclass event with Tindal Wine Merchants, to consider the geography of Prosecco and how Prosecco is made. Guests will be welcomed with a Prosecco cocktail before tasting their way through four different types of Prosecco’s from the Perlage winery located in the Veneto region of Italy. Perlage is Italy’s first organic vineyard. While learning about the ‘Prosecco Process’ from our expert. Each table will also enjoy delectable cicchetti towards the end of the event.

Located in the decadent Metropole Tea Rooms this is truly a fabulous evening not to be missed.

 

The Festival of Prosecco Supper Club 24 May 2019

Indulge in a bespoke 4 course meal with carefully prepared glasses of the finest Prosecco introduced by Elena Brugnera winemaker from the prestigious Perlage vineyard, Italy’s first Organic sparkling winery. Finished with tea/coffee and petit fours.

The tasting will include the following:

  • Soraloc Prosecco Frizzante
  • Sgajo Prosecco Spumante DOC extra dry
  • Canah Prosecco superiore DOCG brut
  • Col di Manza Prosecco superiore DOCG extra dry

Guests will be greeted to a sparkling reception at 7:30pm, dinner bell will chime at 8pm where you will be welcomed into the stunning new restaurant The Met, at The Metropole Hotel.

 

Prosecco Tasting with Elena Brugnera of Perlage Winery 25 May 2019

Join us in The Metropole Hotel for a Prosecco filled evening with winemaker Elena Brugnera of Perlage Winery. Enjoy a Perlage Prosecco reception on arrival and then taste your way through four different sparkling wines. Whether you are new to Prosecco, or a well-versed connoisseur, this is the perfect evening to enjoy some of Italy’s finest Prosecco. Elena will discuss the journey to becoming Italy’s first organic wine producer. What the future holds for Prosecco for 2019 and beyond as well as tips of how best to pair Prosecco with food. Delectable cicchetti will be served towards the end of the event.

The tasting will include the following:

  • Soraloc Prosecco Frizzante
  • Sgajo Prosecco Spumante DOC extra dry
  • Canah Prosecco superiore DOCG brut
  • Col di Manza Prosecco superiore DOCG extra dry

Located in the decadent Metropole Tea Rooms this is truly a fabulous evening not to be missed.

 

Tickets are limited and are available here https://www.themetropolehotel.ie/Festival-Of-Prosecco-2019.html