Women in Wine: Laura Brunelli of Gianni Brunelli Winery

There are many women who work in the Italian wine industry whom I respect and admire. Some of them are friends of mine, others acquaintances and still more that I don't know. One woman though is so particular that I always smile when I think of her, her wines and her restaurant - Laura Vacca... Continue Reading →

My Favorite Italianist – Fred Plotkin

I often write about Women in the wine and food business but I seldom write about Men. Today I thought I would mention my colleague and friend, Fred Plotkin, who is truly a renaissance man when it comes to all things Italian be it opera, food, wine, art, history, etc. Fred calls himself an Italianist... Continue Reading →

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