Close your eyes and try to picture the Amalfi Coast, with its beautiful cliffs and green mountains. Taking in the atmosphere of the stylish, tiny towns dotted along the coast: Amalfi, Maiori, Ravello. Then add to this, the unique blend of its famous aromatic lemons, enchanting classical music and wonderful wine tasting under the stars.…

“Southern Italy offers something different!” Often, when people think of visiting mainland Italy, it is the northern and central regions…however, for me, Southern Italy offers something different! I reminisce about the yummy taste of the best pizza and limoncello, the sunny cliffs of Costiera Amalfitana – and for those who love geography – the volcano of Mount…

Winemaker Interview Series – 5 Questions for: Andrea Masi, Winemaker at Cantine Bellini, Tuscany, Italy. 1- How long have you been making wine and what do you enjoy most? The Bellini Family descends from an ancestry of landowners, which began to distribute their vineyard and farm products in the 19th century, paying close attention to wine production. We completed…

It’s a nice Friday evening in late March as we walk to Rebelot, situated in Ripa di Porta Ticinese, along the famous canal of the Naviglio Grande (the end heading towards the city). Naviglio Grande is steadily getting busier with its line-up of great hipster wine bars, pizza restaurants (the traditional wood-fired variety); gelaterie (arguably, the best ice cream…