I love Italian wine for a reason because I really enjoy them all from northern to southern Italy.  Sangiovese was my first love and even as I traveled the map of Italian wine it still remains my favorite. We're not just talking Chianti because if I really had to narrow it down to a singular wine it would be Brunello di Montalcino.  Sangiovese is th...

What is Metodo Ca’ del Bosco? It’s a luxurious Italian escape without leaving your front door. The holidays are here, and for most, this year’s festivities may look or feel different. But no matter how you choose to celebrate, you can still escape to the Bel Paese (beautiful country) for a moment of joy and celebration. The legendary winery of Ca’...

Among Italy’s Unesco World Heritage Sites aren’t just artworks, castles, cities and monuments; there are also entire areas, such as the vineyard landscape of Langhe-Roero and Monferrato in the north-western region of Piedmont; this landscape constitute, according to Unesco, “an outstanding example of man’s interaction with his natural environment,”...

Verona, Italy. WeTaste.Wine was born among the rows of the Veronese hills, a startup specialized in wine tasting options, only produced by small Italian wineries. The purpose of this new digital company is to explore and share the ‘Italy of wine’, focusing on local winemaking realities, through a simple platform aimed at an international audience....

Wine Clubs founded on the economy of relationships and the concept of sharing wine passions and delivering specific products to members, proprietary e-commerce platforms, enhanced delivery services and multi-channel sales. And a great deal of shared wine experiences, strictly online and segmented by target groups. The Italian world of wine looks be...

"Life is too short to drink mediocre wines", said the great German writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. 2020 has taught us above all to enjoy the small daily joys, so we are glad to talk about an Italian excellence to be enjoyed by sips: the wine of Piedmont. And, doing things even better, we will tell you about the best 6 Piedmontese wines, their or...

Gli Stati Uniti graziano l’Italia che è il principale esportatore di vino negli Stati Uniti per un valore di oltre 1,5 miliardi di euro nel 2019, in leggero calo del 5% quest’anno per effetto della pandemia Covid. È quanto emerge da una analisi della Coldiretti sulla base dei dati Istat relativi ai primi nove mesi dell’anno in occasione dell’annunc...

Little Italy San Jose in collaboration with Enoteca La Storia are proud to announce our 1st Wine Club shipment in February. We chose Tuscany (Toscana) as our theme for our inaugural shipment to acknowledge the County of Santa Clara/Florence, Italy Sister County relationship. Click here to join our Wine Club that is sommelier curated and a percentag...

The wine world resembles a universe, each country a bright galaxy, and within that, hundreds of constellations stretched across space, like vineyards climbing mountain valleys, volcanic islands and rolling hills. Italy's geographic diversity and historic destiny make it an intriguing place to explore wine.  For thousands of years, wine has been dru...

The Italian Wine Scholar™ education program is the most advanced, comprehensive, and up-to-date Italian wine course available. The syllabus takes a regional approach and discusses all Italian wine appellations and the factors that shape their identities. Created by native Italian, Maurizio Broggi, (Wine Scholar Guild Education Director for Italy) w...