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The Bellavista Room is Unveiled

We were delighted to launch our new private dining space, The Bellavista room, recently. Some of our favourite foodies joined us for a tasting menu to experience the new space – and you can read some of their thoughts on the experience below….

Peter Ranscombe, Scottish Field: 

“…It was so exciting to join Victor and Carina Contini last night for the launch of their new private dining room at their eponymous restaurant on Edinburgh’s swanky George Street. The room has been developed with Bellavista, one of the best-known brands of Franciacorta, Italy’s flagship sparkling wine, and follows in the footsteps of the Glengoyne whisky room at the couple’s Cannonball restaurant on the approach to Edinburgh Castle….” >>Read full article

Kerry Teakle, Edinburgh Foody:

“I’ve found a far superior drink to champagne; Franciacorta  a spakling wine from Lombardy….” >>Read full article

Kevin O’Sullivan, EventsBase: 

“What Ettore doesn’t know about fermenting wine in a bottle – and the natural process of giving a still liquid its bubbles – is probably not worth knowing and the evening very quickly turns out to be a bit of a masterclass, delivered by Ettore with humour, lots of entertaining gestures and a considerable amount of knowledge. His passion for his subject is inspiring, beguiling and, as I quickly come to realise, an absolutely perfect ‘event’ to tie in with a private dining experience….” >>Read full article

Also check out our mention over on the 5pm blog