“SOMM III” private screening at Hotel Grande Bretagne, Athens

By Journey to Greece on February 26, 2019

Hotel Grande Bretagne, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Athens opens the doors of its majestic Grand Ballroom and welcomes the movie “Somm III” in an exclusive private screening evening for all the movie and wine aficionados.

On Sunday, February 24th the 3rd movie of the Somm trilogy, which will not be aired in movie theaters in Greece, was presented at the historic hotel in the heart of Athens in an ambience filled with the finest aromas of rare wines and fine tastes.

The Head Sommelier of the hotel, Evangelos Psofidis and the Executive Chef, Asterios Koustoudis were personally curating the most elegant selections of white and red wines as well as sweet and savory delicacies, that perfectly accompanied this unique experience.

A few words about the movie:

Following the successful Somm I & II, the movie Somm III completes an impressive journey back in time and presents us three of the greatest legends in wine -Steven Spurrier, Jancis Robinson and Fred Dame- who meet in Paris in order to drink the rarest bottles of their careers.

At the same time, the best blind tasters meet in New York with the Sommelier Dustin Wilson and experience some Pinot Noirs and Burgundies while also settling an age-old argument° that one of Judgement of Paris, which happened back in 1976.

 

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