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On January 18, a party exploded in Procida when the colorful tiny island of Naples in southern Italy was named Italian Capital of Culture of 2022. After winning over the 9 finalists cities (Ancona, Bari, Cerveteri, L’Aquila, Pieve di Soligo, Taranto, Trapani, Verbania and Volterra) the mayor of the island Dino Ambrosino explained that “This enormous joy represents the feeling of many minor villages in Italy”.  It was the …

Winefuture 2021

Wine Future 2021 conference will be held virtually from February 23rd to February 25th. This year, the main sponsor is confirmed to be Wines of Portugal, and also OIV (International Organization for Vine and Wine) proudly announces its full participation in this international wine business conference as an official sponsor. Along with experts working in varying sectors of international wine business, Pau Roca, OIV’s General Director will join the online events as a keynote …

ITHIC 2020

The new Government of Italy (finally) created the Ministry of Tourism, which had been cancelled in 1993. Speaking of numbers, the tourism sector, in normal times, produces 13% of GDP in Italy. The reimposition of a specific Ministry represents an important message for Italy to spread to the world. This jump forward the promotion of Italian tourism well matches an important event that will take place in Rimini (Italy) …

Tenuta Montemagno

Tenuta Montemagno, Barea family’s winery, is located in the Italian region of Piemonte, more precisely in the gently rolling hills on the 45th parallel. 100 hectares of vineyard situated in a latitude that has always been considered home for high quality wine production, as we can see, for example, in the Napoleonic maps’ descriptions.  Tenuta Montemagno’ wines can be found in the list of top 100 Italian wines. The …

Società Agricola Monterinaldi

Winemaker for a Day is a wine course which will teach you how to taste a wine and discover its characteristics. Much more than a simple wine course, during this experience you will be able to create your own, unique, signature vintage by blending up to 5 different grapes while working alongside our award-winning winemaker. Your signature wine will be shipped home for your future enjoyment. Inside an ancient …