Work, Foreigners and the Melting Pot According to Bonomi

It is Aldo Bonomi, one of the top Italian sociologists who deals with social, anthropological and economic dynamics of territorial development, that is chiming in on one of the hot topics in the world of wine and territories such as …

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History in a Bottle

If books, those enchanting fonts of understanding and knowledge, are to recount the history, traditions and evolution of man over the centuries, what can narrate a wine like Brunello, which makes longevity its fundamental stylistic feature, if not precisely the …

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Montalcino: Dreamland for Relaxation and Business

They are dreamscapes, uncontaminated territories rousing up feelings that are good for the heart and soul, the chosen destinations for wealthy foreigners to stay for holidays or get away or, why not, change direction. If there are some areas where, …

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Remembering the “Doctor” of Brunello

It has been a year since Franco Biondi Santi passed away, the “Doctor” of Brunello and the custodian of the family knowledge that made Sangiovese and Montalcino famous, and his presence still remains in the territory, his gentle and charismatic …

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A Winning Identity: The Challenge of Rosso di Montalcino

Rosso Montalcino is liked because it is not “Brunello’s little brother” but a democratic expression and in the style of the “King” of Sangiovese’s terroir.  This according to a survey by Montalcinonews.com, an on-line newspaper and local news agency, after …

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Brunello & Rosso for Vips

Big names meet at table, with Montalcino wines. After President of the United States Barack Obama toasted with Le Potazzine Brunello di Montalcino 2006 during the official dinner at Villa Taverna, residence of the American Ambassador in Rome, today yet …

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Brunello & Franciacorta

A chance to talk about all things made in Italy but also to debate hot topics regarding wine production and sales. “Brunello and Franciacorta: Winning Examples of Marketing” takes the stage at the PalaExpo Lombardia Pavilion – Stand B/C 16 …

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Consorzio, Social Networks and Hashtags

A significant online presence on websites and on social networks is obligatory for every company, business, enterprise or corporation looking to be competitive on the market, and the wine world is no exception even if Italian wine consortiums, known and …

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A Brunello record

Brunello, the trophy wine, not only for its fame and excellence in quality, but also from a legislative point of view. In a distant 1932, the Ministry of Agriculture Commission demarcated the production territory of Brunello. Then, in 1966, came …

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