Tidal waves of panic tempered by excitement keep hitting a married couple as they drive their elegantly constructed Italian car from Milan, Italy, down to the town of Montalcino in Tuscany. "What could be the emergency?" wondered the wife as they were called down to Montalcino with an urgent message. "Maybe… no, it couldn't be possible… could it be...

The Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri Tour and Top Italian Wines Roadshow returned to the US  featuring top Italian wineries and their awarded wines. The “Tre Bicchieri” (“three glasses”) designation proves excellence and high quality among brands, opening up opportunities for winemakers to shine and be recognized for their excellence and unique approach...

Italian Moscato Wines are gaining a lot of attention from people these days. There are many reasons behind it. Some wine lovers still don’t know some things about this type of wine. If you are one of them, you have come to the right place. We will discuss some facts about Italian Moscato Wines in this article. Moscato is a type of grape that is fam...

Turning the hands of the clock back a decade for Brunello di Montalcino but in a decidedly positive sense, since 11.4 million bottles had not been reached since 2010. The protection Consortium sees the end of a golden two-year period, which recorded increases of  12% and 27% respectively. While, compared to the three-year period, the 2021 vintage f...

New York is the heart of the United States market and the place that can guarantee the success of a fashion label or a wine territory. It is the place where two of Italy’s iconic wines - Brunello di Montalcino and Chianti Classic - have decided to restart, after two years of Pandemic, shaking off the dust from the unused calendar of promotion for I...

Ready to experience the best of what makes Restaurant Fest so special? We’ve got you covered! Join us on Thursday, March 10 in La Piazza for a mini-Wine & Food Fest: Restaurant Fest Edition, featuring our favorite small bites from all three of our Restaurant Fest menus. Enjoy tastes of authentic Italian dishes from La Pizza & La Pasta, dishes inspi...

While waiting for the inevitable impact of the price race of raw materials, energy and transport on wine, Italian wine exports continue to grow. In the first 11 months of 2021, they exceeded 6.5 billion euros (+12.6%), in line with the trend recorded since the beginning of last year. The numbers published today by Istat are comforting for a sector...

Raise your glasses, February 18 is Global Drink Wine Day! So why not start planning your next Italian holiday while sipping some good Italian wine? And to help you in your planning, you may want to consider the best Italian regions for wine lovers.  Italy sure is one of the best countries in the world for wine tourism. It has approximately 400 vari...

Are you looking to have a nice brunch at Serra by Birreria Eataly in NYC? You’re in the right spot! Whether you’re a foodie, want to try out a unique place to dine in NYC, or are simply looking to grab a drink in Flatiron, Serra by Birreria is the perfect place! This past fall and winter, I was invited to stop by Serra by Birreria at Eataly to expe...

The world of wine is built on age-old traditions — best practices and standards passed down through generations of winemakers in France, Italy and the U.S. But Ervin Machado, founder of Prosecco Zero, knew it was time to shake things up. As a seasoned sommelier and judge in the American Fine Wine Competition, Machado estimates he’s tasted “thousand...