On Friday May 29 the Embassy of Peru organized a Pisco tasting event in the World Trade Center of The Hague, Netherlands, with the participation of a select audience of experts in wines and spirits as well as with members of the hotel and restaurants industries.
The presentation was made by the manager of FIA International, Jan Jaap Nijemeisland, and Andrew Nicholls, one of the most famous bartenders of the Netherlands, whose presence was made possible by the company Bottle Business.
During the tasting the participants learned about the varieties of Pisco italia, quebranta, torontel, acholado and mosto verde, all accompanied with its own sweet pairing. Similarly they tasted “Pisco Sour” and “Chilcanos” served with “ceviche”, “causa”, “quinoa solterito” and “Papa a la Huancaina”.
"Pisco Avond" was organized by the Embassy of Peru in the Netherlands and was sponsored by FIA International, Galbe Catering & Events, WTC The Hague, Bottle Business, the Trade Office of Peru in Rotterdam and Montserrat Zamora.