The fifth annual wine Oscars, organised by the AIS (Associazione Italiana Sommelier), will be held on Saturday 7 June at the Cavalieri Hilton, Via A. Cadlolo 101, at 16.00. The prize-giving ceremony will be followed by a tasting, during which all of the wines nominated will be available for sampling. The Oscars aim to make wine more accessible and fun, and to acknowledge the stars of the wine world. For the first time this year the event will be shown on television, on Rai Uno on Saturday 23 June. Admission to the event costs 80 and includes a tasting glass and carrying case, a T-shirt and tasting notebook. For information and tickets see or contact AIS Roma, tel. 0635452718.