Happy Easter with Vinitaly’s designer recipes

A preview of Vinitaly with the menu created by chefs Enrico Bartolini (starter), Piero Bertinotti (first course), Fabio Baldassarre (second course) and Massimo Spigaroli (dessert) – the stars of “Designer Restaurant” during the most important professional exhibition dedicated to wine scheduled in Verona 7-10 April. Verona, 29 March 2013 – Haute cuisine recipes for Easter lunch … Continue reading

Ferragamo’s image for Brunello 2011 awarded 4 stars

Sangiovese clusters and a bottle of Brunello made of petals with a delicate design of vine shoots and leaves. This is the very refined imaged wanted by Massimo Ferragamo Chairman at Ferragamo USA. It is exhibited on the facade of the thirteenth century building that was the Montalcino town hall, continuing the calendar of tiles representing Brunello … Continue reading

The Casato Prime Donne Award 2011 goes to the Italian fashion stylist Carla Fendi

The Prima Donna of Fashion becomes the Prima Donna  of the Women  of Montalcino, the land of Brunello wine, which is where the award ceremony will take place on September 17th Carla Fendi,  a wonderful rising star in the Fashion World who has led Italian fashion to the summit of the world market, will  receive the Casato Prime Donne Award 2011.  This successful manager … Continue reading

It’s time for Superitalians

Two or more autochthonous varieties used together: its seems obvious but until a few years ago the blend with  most success was made with Sangiovese together with international varieties, today though,  on the other hand the need for identity, of originality, of a distinctive character, pushes wine makers towards new solutions which associate traditional varieties from the … Continue reading

Call for the thirteenth edition of the International Award “Casato Prime Donne” 2011

Prime Donne is the name of an international award for the science of wine making, journalism, and photography that celebrates as a “Prima Donna” a female figure that is of example or of help to other women. Prime Donne is the name of the first great Italian red wine – Brunello – selected by female tasters and destined for … Continue reading