Little Italy San Jose FoundationWednesday, May 27, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)San Jose, CA Little Italy San Jose is pleased to bring back our popular wine tasting events in our Piazza Piccola Italia. La Rusticana D'Dorsa winery of Los Gatos has been a supporter of Little Italy San Jose for several years and we have had the pleasure of pouri...

Yeah, yeah, yeah, our borough has the best legit Italian culture in all five boroughs. However, it doesn't hurt to sample off-Island offerings once in a while.   On Sunday, June 22, the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum will host an upstate bus trip to the Magnanini Vineyards in Wallkill, New York. After a stroll on the lush 13-acres of beautiful coun...

by Chiara Giovoni   There can no longer be any doubt regarding its unique charm, as rosé mania has been in full flow for some time now. Despite this, quality rosé wine is often not well known, and people tend to think that all rosés are similar, simple wines, and they are sometimes almost scornfully described as being "for women."   W...

Boosted by the popularity of Prosecco, Italian sparkling wines continue to expand their presence in the U.S. market. As Impact Databank's exclusive analysis shows, a number of different brands are contributing to that growth. The top six Italian sparkling wines in the U.S. combined for a 17.7% advance in 2012, rising to 1.6 million cases. The cate...

di Alessandra Mastroianni   La qualità è di casa nell'edizione 2013 di Vino California. L'iniziativa organizzata dall'Italy America Chamber of Commerce West in collaborazione con Blue Lifestyle e The Tasting Panel ha portato a Los Angeles vini provenienti da tutta Italia, con l'obiettivo di promuovere il meglio della produzione vinicola ital...

I prodotti agroalimentari abruzzesi sbarcano in America: vino, olio, legumi, zafferano, tartufo, dolci, miele, marmellate e persino la pasta pronta, cucinata secondo la migliore tradizione regionale.   Sono una ventina le aziende agroalimentari aderenti al marchio "L'Aquila Made In" che distribuiranno i loro prodotti sul mercato statunitense...

Appuntamento a New York e Los Angeles con il Consorzio del Vino Brunello di Montalcino, che presenterà l'eccellenza enologica nostrana nelle due città americane rispettivamente il 27 ed il 30 gennaio in occasione dell'evento "Benvenuto Brunello. World Experience USA 2014".   Una esperienza unica per conoscere e gustare oltre trenta tra le pi...

Yes, his proper title is a mouthful. But "Executive Director of Mixology & Spirits Education" doesn't communicate the impact Lafranconi has had on the local beverage scene since he left Venice, Italy, in early 2000.   He did so at the invitation of Southern Wine & Spirits boss Larry Ruvo, who wanted Lafranconi to develop an education...

di Anna Savino   Tutti amano fare i test per vedere quanto si conosce un determinato argomento. Esperto del vino o novizio che tua sia, oggi potrai scoprire quanto ne sai in fatto di vino, ma... in inglese!   Iniziamo con qualcosa di facile... The grape is picked from the vine in the vineyard during the harvest. In ital...

By Robin Joss CIAO the Colonial Italian American Organization of Williamsburg has been celebrating Italian Film for ten years through their annual Italian Film Festival. Yearly, search the community has gathered for this well-loved Williamsburg event by viewing a trio of films shown the second Thursday of each month, viagra 60mg January through M...