Member News | 17th Edition of Vyno Dienos
May 18, 2023
World Sommelier Champion at the 17th Vilnius Wine Fair, Vilnius 700 wine and thousands of exhibitors
Lithuanian wine industry – wine makers, producers, experts, sommeliers, gourmets and many people who are familiar with wine culture, gathered on 5-6 May at the Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Centre “Litexpo”, where the 17th edition of “Wine
Days”. During the opening ceremony, the world’s best sommelier this year was Raimondas Tomsonas of Latvia and winemaker Marco Niepoortas uncorked the first bottle of wine. This one is decorated with a label commemorating the 700th birthday of Vilnius, designed by illustrator Antanas Dubra.
For 17 years, Wine Days has become Lithuania’s premier event for winemakers. The event has been the main event for winemakers, importers, sommeliers and wine lovers to exchange knowledge, experience, discuss the latest news.