Following the three top events in Valencia´s wine world, the `Nit de Ví´ of DO Valencia, `Placer de Bobal´ of DO Utiel-Requena and `Winecanting Festival´of DO Alicante the last of the Summer fairs before the holidays begin is the`Fiesta de las Burbujas.´Organised by FASCV ( The Federation of Associations of Sumilleres in the Valencian Community which brings together the individual associations in Castellon, Alicante and Valencia). The fair is held over two nights.
The first of these took place in Alicante in the Restaurante Le Sol on Monday evening 10 July and the second in Valencia in Restaurante La Ferradura on Tuesday 11th. It is an opportunity for FASCV to invite producers of Cava, Champagne, Cider, Sparkling wines and others directly to exhibit to Sumilleres and distributors where the market is currently very healthy.
The fiesta brings together around 20 exhibitors and this year included the Association of Barmen who were on hand to make cocktails with the products available. This year the exhibited included :-
CAVES MESTRES www.mestres.es
CHOZAS CARRASCAL www.chozascarrascal.es
DOMINIO DE LA VEGA www.dominiodelavega.com
SIDRA EL GAITERO www.sidraelgaitero.com
TERRAS DE LANTAÑO
VIÑEDOS BALMORAL http://www.vinedosbalmoral.com
BOD. FRANCISCO GOMEZ WWWbodegasfranciscogomez.es
JUVÉ & CAMPS www.juveycamps.com
VICENTE GANDÍA www.vicentegandia.com
AGUA DE BENASSAL www.aguabenassal.com
CRDOP VALENCIA www.dovalencia.info
CRDOP UTIEL-REQUENA www.utielrequena.org
Professionals from the trade were invited at 18.00 and the public admitted from 20.00. Also invited this year were `Carmeleta´, represented by Javier Piero and Noema Orti who took the opportunity to introduce their three new vermuts a white, a rosado and a rosso, all with a base of Malvasia and Moscatel and worthy new entrants in a very popular sector of the market.
VÍ Vid would like to thank FASCV, its president Marilu Martin and Press Officer Paqui Ballesteros for the invitation to this event.