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Where Do Restaurant Insiders Turn for Inspiration? Italian Wines. Here's Why

WHERE DO RESTAURANT INSIDERS TURN FOR INSPIRATION? ITALIAN WINES. HERE'S WHY

Italy, the birthplace of pizza, Leonardo da Vinci, and the Renaissance, is exalted for its numerous cultural and historical achievements....

The Definitive Guide to Pairing Chianti Classico With Popular Mexican Food: INFOGRAPHIC

THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO PAIRING CHIANTI CLASSICO WITH POPULAR MEXICAN FOOD: INFOGRAPHIC

Italian wine with Mexican food? Si! With several cultural similarities and a common Latin origin to the languages, why not bring a...

 
 
 
The Differences Between Chianti, Chianti Classico, Chianti Classico Riserva and Chianti Classico Gran Selezione

THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN CHIANTI, CHIANTI CLASSICO, CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA AND CHIANTI CLASSICO GRAN SELEZIONE

If you're like any other daydreamer, you've imagined yourself sitting among the rolling hills of Tuscany, in Italy, sipping a glass...

The Complete Guide to the Three Great Reds of Italy: INFOGRAPHIC

THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE THREE GREAT REDS OF ITALY: INFOGRAPHIC

Italy has more than 1,300 estimated grape varieties, but three red grapes are more noble than all others: Nebbiolo , Sangiovese , and...

 
 
 
Looking to Collect and Age Wine? Start With Italy

LOOKING TO COLLECT AND AGE WINE? START WITH ITALY

Collecting wine can involve complex bidding wars on rare entities with nebulous certificates of authenticity. Or it can be as simple...

Review: Tenuta di Arceno ‘Strada al Sasso' Chianti Classico Riserva 2008

REVIEW: TENUTA DI ARCENO ‘STRADA AL SASSO' CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA 2008

Everyone has that one bottle of wine that has been sitting in the back of the wine fridge for far longer than initially intended. It's...

 
 
 
How Fresh Became A Cult Beauty Brand

HOW FRESH BECAME A CULT BEAUTY BRAND

The first time I met Fresh founders, Lev Glazman and Alina Roytberg, was over Sangiovese and handmade tagliatelle in a restored castello,...

The Light of Toscana

THE LIGHT OF TOSCANA

Twenty years ago, two Italian winemakers made history when they united to create a controversial new blend: Luce , or “light.” A combination...