Launched in 1992, Triangle Wine and Food Experience (previously Triangle Wine Experience) is the Triangle and Carolina’s premier wine event encompassing tastings, dinners, and a grand gala and auction over a three day period. Chefs, winemakers, and wineries from all over the world participate in this truly amazing event. All proceeds from the Triangle Wine and Food Experience benefit the Frankie Lemmon Foundation.
Mulino Italian Kitchen and Bar is delighted to host Bill Whiting from Castelo Banfi for our wine dinner on Thursday, January 30, 2020, benefitting one of our favorite organizations, the Frankie Lemmon School and Developmental Center. We would like to thank our sponsors, Elliott Davis LLC and John and Debra Ratliff. We are excited to announce that our dinner is sold out! Thank you to everyone who bought tickets and we look forward to seeing you for an incredible night for a good cause.
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About Castello Banfi
Banfi was founded in 1978 thanks to the will of the Italian-American brothers, John and Harry Mariani. From the beginning, the goal of the two brothers was to create a state-of-the-art winery combined with the most advanced science in the vineyards for the production of premium wines. Together with the Mariani family, Ezio Rivella, one of Italy’s foremost enologists, who understood that due to the richness of the soils and the privileged microclimatic position, the property would have a great capacity of development. In those years, the brothers, John and Harry, also purchased Bruzzone, a historic winery in Piedmont. Founded in 1860 and specialized in the production of sparkling wines, today is known as Banfi Piemonte. Tuscany’s most honored vineyard estate, Castello Banfi’s award-winning wines are exported to over 90 countries around the world. Lauded for groundbreaking research on the Sangiovese vine to produce superior Brunello and super Tuscan wines; producing healthy, more organic wines that are low in sulfites and histamines; and developing cutting edge winemaking techniques, Castello Banfi is the first winery in the world to be awarded international recognition for exceptional environmental, ethical and social responsibility as well as an international leader in customer satisfaction. Learn more at CastelloBanfi.com.