wine venture

A Wine Venture in the Making Between Tuscany and Armenia

Earlier in April, for Easter Monday, I got invited to a lunch by Riccardo Gagliardi and his family at their place in Castiglion Fibocchi, close to Arezzo. We had been talking about wine in Tuscany and in Armenia online but for the rest, we had never met, so it was a lunch out in the unknown. … Read more

Mapping Out the New DOC Friuli in Good Wine Company

The best of worlds for me is when I go to a new place I know little about and thus have the possibility to learn lots of new things. Curiosity is my name. LOL Well, you might say that this is what wine is all about; learning, exchanging thoughts and opinions. Nothing is set in … Read more

Sustainability

Food Ethics and Sustainability is Fun at FICO Eataly World

Learning more about agriculture, food ethics, and sustainability can be fun and is fun and cool at FICO Eataly World in Bologna. On November 9th, in the morning, I and Nadia took the train towards Bologna, not without the usual crazy mishaps that are typical when traveling with me. LOL Anyway, we arrived in time … Read more

food and wine

A Divine Food and Wine Experience at Trattoria Moderna

On a warm post-Ferragosto evening in mid-August, I went for dinner with a divine food and wine experience at Trattoria Moderna on Lugarno del Tempio 52 in Florence. I had asked my friend Nadia Padrin to join me. This turned into a fantastic evening where we got the whole VIP treatment and had a lot … Read more

Wine Events

How To Leverage Social Media For Your Wine Events

At huge wine events such as #Vinitaly2017, it is always important to be able to leverage social media to your advantage. A lot of preparations and networking strategies preceded the event creating a buzz in the wine world. Of course, there is also a lot of follow-up work for both producers, buyers, journalists, bloggers, and others to do … Read more

social media presence

The best tools to boost your social media (wine) presence

Social media is a perfect platform for storytelling, and there are few other products that have the same capacity for interesting storytelling as wine does. Social media can provide your business with a way to grow faster and to reach your audience in a more meaningful way; not to mention, it’s a great platform for … Read more

Wine Educational

Talking Wine Education with Val & Steph from Wine-Two-Five at WinesOfItaly

We started out on November 22nd by proposing a toast to celebrate the 1 year anniversary of #WinesOfItaly #LiveStream and then Valerie Caruso and Stephanie Davis, who are into wine education and podcasting, presented themselves. They both have Italian ancestry; Valerie from Abruzzo and Stephanie from Sicily. Val and Steph got to know each other being in … Read more

WinesOfItaly

Valentino Ciarla – The Vision of an Oenologist at WinesOfItaly

WinesOfItaly LiveStream with Valentino Ciarla as guest At WinesOfItaly LiveStream on November 15th, my guest was oenologist Valentino Ciarla. Valentino comes from a family in Lazio with a long tradition as vine growers and winemakers. He studied enology at the University of Florence and then worked around Italy as well as abroad, for example in … Read more

3 Thoughts on How to Rock Your Social Media (Wine) Presence

3 Thoughts on How to Rock Your Social Media (Wine) Presence

Here I am, this is me…as Bryan Adams sing. This is the first article in my new Wine&Social series on my blog where I will write about how to use social media in the wine world. However, this is not at all going to be about me, but about YOU. The idea of creating a Wine&Social section came … Read more

Celebrating 1 Year of Wines Of Italy with Wine-Two-Five

Celebrating 1 Year of Wines Of Italy with Wine-Two-Five

Join us celebrating 1 year of #WinesOfItaly LiveStream on Nov 22 w/ Steph&Val from @WineTwoFive @MediaLabRat @KDHungerford #Tuscany pic.twitter.com/cdSWu6nKq1 — Katarina Andersson (@ricasoli99) November 17, 2016 At #WinesOfItaly #LiveStream on Tuesday, November 22nd, my guests will be Stephanie Davis and Valerie Caruso from the podcast Wine Two Five. This live stream will also be a … Read more

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