Count Giovanni Baonmartini- Fini, President of Barone Fini Wines, made a visit to Savor Borgata during a special Italian Food and Wine Tasting event at The Marketplace. Giovanni is a 15th generation wine maker, specializing in Pinot Grigio. He personally guided guests through a 4-course tasting menu paired with wine, sharing his story and passion for veno.
Course one featured an Arugula Salad, served with champignon mushrooms, shaved parmesan, and blackberry balsamic vinaigrette. The salad was paired with Barone Fini, Pinot Grigio, Valdadige, 2017.
The second course featured Homemade Gnocchi with guanciale, cherry tomatoes, and marjoram, paired with Barone Fini, Pinot Grigio, Alto-Adige, 2017. Course three offered guests one of two options: Veal Osso Buco served with Risotto, or Pan-Seared Salmon in a lemon dill sauce with risotto. These were both paired with Barone Fini, Merlot, Trentino, 2016.
The dessert course offered provided diners with either Marketplace Crème Brulee or Tiramisu, paired with Michele Chiarlo Moscato d’ Asti Nivole.