Italian Indigenous Varieties: Nocera from Sicily

Today's Italian indigenous grape variety is Nocera which hails from Sicily. The flag above is called the Trinacria and is the Sicilian flag. The three legs symbolize the space of the Sicilian island and the red and yellow sections, Palermo and Corleone, respectively. Those two cities were crucial in the fight against foreign rule -... Continue Reading →

Italian Women In Wine Fundraiser For American Cancer Society

As many of you know, I work with Vinitaly on their projects in the United States. I'm very happy to be able to post information about an event we are doing on Oct. 19 honoring, my favorite subject, Italian women in wine. Vinitaly will be honoring six renowned Italian women wine producers during its second... Continue Reading →

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