Saturday 16th september – 6.00 pm – Grinzane Cavour Castle – 310th CHAPTER OF THE SELECTION OF THE GREAT WINES


5.30pm  Courtyard of the Castle: display by the Flag-throwers and Musicians of Alba

Registration for accreditation

6.00pm Meeting of the Ruling Council with the Knights, Authorities and guests Introduction by the Grand Master

6.15pm   Talk by Prof. Donato Lanati entitled “The origins of vine and wine”

7.45pm   Presentation of the 48th Selection of the Great Wines of Alba 2022 and Winery awards ceremony

Investiture of Postulants to Knights

8.00pm  Welcome aperitif

8.45pm  Dinner of the 310th Chapter of the Selection of Great Wines of Alba



… Surprises from Alessandro Mecca‘s kitchen

Alta Langa DOCG Bianc’ ‘d Bianc 2017 and Storico Cocchi Vermouth di Torino Cocchi Giulio Spumanti Srl

Amberjack à la Norma
Roero Arneis DOCG Camestrì 2022 – Porello Marco

Rigatoni alla puttanesca with octopus
Langhe DOC Rosato Monsù Rosè 2022 – Negro Giuseppe

Drum fish, zucchini and beurre blanc
Verduno Pelaverga DOC 2022 – San Biagio


Chocolate, peaches, amaretti
Quintessenza Vino Aromatizzato – Punset

Coffee and sweet delicacies
The wines accompanying the appetizers and dishes have been picked from among the Winners of the 48th Selection chosen by the Order’s Tasting Panel.