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Lo Triolet's Pinot Gris From Valle d'Aosta

Lo Triolet is a winery from the Valle d’Aosta that I discovered on my last trip to Vinitaly thanks to some friends from the Italian Sommelier Association… 245 more words


Pignoletto DOC, Colli Bolognesi Pignoletto DOCG - Emilia Romagna

Every year when I go to Vinitaly in April, I see old clients, always look and meet new clients and often try to attend various conferences and spend time trying wines I know little about. 278 more words


USA Trade Tasting Featured in Meininger's Article

Great piece in Meininger’s Wine Business International on the USA Trade Tasting event interviewing Sid Patel.


A major new trade fair initiative in the U.S. 1,120 more words

“VINO - A Taste of Italy” Debuts at Milan Expo 2015

It’s a big deal in Europe and perhaps not so well known in the U.S., but the Milan Expo 2015 is redefining the concept of a World’s Fair. 247 more words

Che mondo sarebbe senza Nutella? or A world without Italy?

When we were children, there was an ad: Che mondo sarebbe senza Nutella? Would it be a world worth living in?

I guess the question I want to ask, along with the fabulous planners of the Italian Pavilion at Expo, is: 241 more words


Another Great Vintage?

It seems like every couple of years the wine press is touting the next great vintage from the world’s most famous wine regions. Writers love to work us into a frenzy making us believe if we don’t buy every bottle we can get our hands on we will never have an opportunity to taste these critically acclaimed wines. 389 more words



Vinitaly happens once a year in Verona. It’s a cross between the World’s Fair and wine with a lot of P. T. Barnum thrown in. An Italian friend calls it… 1,276 more words