Milano – Sant’Ambroeus

One of the parts of Italian life I miss most is the concept of "ponti" or long weekends where you go on a "gita fuori porta" meaning you take a brief but exciting trip to another city or country. At the beginning of the year, everyone begins counting how many long "ponti" there are in... Continue Reading →

San Casciano Classico Association Created

I got a press release a few days ago about the formation of the San Casciano Classico Association.  It was created to promote the wineries in the  area of San Casciano in Val di Pesa, in the Chianti Classico production. It got my attention because I always loved that area near Florence. There were many amazing restaurants... Continue Reading →

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