SITT tasting now in its sixth year

05 February, 2010

This yearís Specialist Importers Trade Tasting will see the generic body for Sud de France join Chile, New Zealand, Portugal and the Wine Institute of California for the first time.

The tasting, now in its sixth year, will take place in Manchesterís Bridgewater Hall on February 22 and Londonís Vinopolis on February 24.

Event organiser Judy Kendrick said there would be 44 exhibitors, the same number as at 2009ís tasting. She said: ďWe donít expand the numbers because we know visitors can get around in one day and see everyone they need to.Ē?OLN editor Rosie Davenport will be revealing our exclusive research into the independent sector and social media specialist Catavino will offer help with questions on tweeting and blogging.

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