by Julia Ford-Carther   Wine enthusiasts looking for the perfect pairing don't have to travel all the way to the Italian city of Parma for a pour. In the heart of downtown, Wine by the Bay brings Italy's top labels to Miami by way of storeowner—and Parma native—Stefano Campanini.   Of its 250-bottle inventory, 80 hail from Campanini's...

By Lori Weisberg Ask me where I'd like to vacation, and whatever the day or year, my answer will invariably be the same: anywhere in Italy.   A devoted Italophile without the means to travel overseas regularly, I feed my passion instead by seeking out Italian-centric neighborhoods in U.S. cities. How fortunate, then, am I to live just minut...

Robert Mondavi was always convinced that California's wines could compete with the European heavy weights and he set out to prove it.   In 1966, Robert Mondavi and his eldest son, R. Michael Mondavi, founded the Robert Mondavi Winery in Napa Valley, California. And today, the company has grown to international proportions, having embarked on...

Saturday September 19, 11 AM/5 PM - Raffaldini Vineyards & Winery - 450 Groce Rd, Ronda, North Carolina 28670 www.raffaldini.com You're invited to a celebration of all things Italian at Raffaldini Vineyards & Winery's 10th Annual Festa Italiana! There will be a variety of shopping, entertainment, and Italian-style f...

By Alastair Bland When Phil LaRocca was 12 years old and entering the Saints Peter and Paul Salesian Catholic school in San Francisco, he and his classmates received notices of rules and expectations for all enrolling students.   Among them was a stodgy line requiring that no student drink any alcohol before the age of 21. But the notice ma...

Operativo il riconoscimento Erga Omnes: si parte con una nuova comunicazione, un tour promozionale negli USA e una serie di degustazioni nelle enoteche. Valorizzare e internazionalizzare. Sono queste le parole chiave che contraddistingueranno l'attività del Consorzio Vini di Romagna per il prossimo triennio. Parole che si stanno riempiendo di signi...

by Carol Thompson   Sometimes it takes an unconventional idea to make classic styles of wine. That is the philosophy behind Villa Mari Vineyards, where father and son team Marty and Alex Lagina blend their Italian heritage with their northern Michigan home. It started with hoop houses, built 10 years ago to shelter the delicate Europea...

Il 5 febbraio 2013, IEM (International Exhibition Management), società di servizi privata esperta nella promozione del vino italiano sui mercati internazionali, in collaborazione con la Camera di Commercio Italo-Americana del Southeast proporra' a Miami una tappa del Simply Italian Great Wines International Tour 2013. Organizzato all'interno del p...

Santa Margherita USA Inc. announces today it is now the exclusive importer of the Santa Margherita wine brand to the United States. This flagship wine brand will be the anchor to a portfolio of diverse and dynamic premium Italian wines imported by Santa Margherita USA Inc.   Over the past 80 years, Santa Margherita has grown into one of the...

La regione Toscana e la provincia senese intraprendono un tour degli Stati Uniti per presentare agli americani le nuove annate del Vino Nobile di Montepulciano e della Vernaccia di San Gimignano.   Una settimana di appuntamenti e degustazioni nelle città degli Stati Uniti, da Atlanta a Chicago: è stato un successo il tour statunitense del Co...