Wine

Peter Mondavi Sr dies at the age of 101

Peter Mondavi, one of the most important wine pioneers in California, died Saturday at 101. Mondavi was son to Cesare Mondavi and Rosa Grassi who...

Wine and Liquors, Secrets of the Monks of Padua

“He who is a monk, only looks to God, only desires God, devotes himself only to God, chooses to serve God alone and, living in peace with God,...
Red wine and turkey

Simplify Wines On Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving strikes fear in just about every host. Preparing a giant bird is a herculean task. Cooking gravy, stuffing, and cranberry sauce is...
Italian producers beat French ones for wine production

Italian producers beat French ones to wine production

Italy has outstripped France and became the world's biggest producer of wine in 2015 according to European Commission estimates. This year Italian...
How Scientists Are trying to Save The Most Ancient Grapes From Pantelleria

How Scientists Are trying to Save The Most Ancient Grapes From Pantelleria

In the Sicilian island of Pantelleria, vineyard workers are today harvesting a variety of Zibibbo grapes which can go through extinction soon. Most...

Italy is leader for world's wine production in 2015

According to UIV-Ismea, an excellent wine harvest in Italy this year is estimated to produce as much as 27 million hectolitres of wine in all, or 12...
Roses in the Tuscan Vineyards

Roses in the Tuscan Vineyards

Our Tuscan Muse takes us around the beautiful vineyards in Tuscany, where roses grow close to grapes. The vineyards in Tuscany are breathtakingly...
The entrance of the Pavillon at Expo

Vino - A taste of Italy: for the first time, Italian wine shows up in a world fair

For the first time in history, Italian wine has been represented with a pavilion of its own at a world fair. The wine pavilion, called Vino - A Taste...
Only a few Italian wineries sell on-line

Only a few Italian wineries sell on-line

Italian wineries are very important to national exports however 65% of producers do not sell their wine online, according to a study: a mong the 35%...
The VINO CALIFORNIA Grand Tasting

The VINO CALIFORNIA Grand Tasting

The VINO CALIFORNIA Grand Tasting is the ultimate celebration of Italian wine. Featuring exclusively native varietals, this walk-around tasting...