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Viaggio Magazine Spring 2011 – Interview with Leonardo LoCascio

The link below is the latest article from the Batali-Bastianich Hospitality Group’s magazine, Viaggio, featuring a dialogue with premier importer, Leonardo LoCascio. His company, Winebow, has helped shape the marketplace for all wines, but most importantly, has sourced some of the best Italian wines.

Viaggio – Spring 2011

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This Tuesday marks the Summer Solstice in the northern hemisphere. It’s one of two days during the calender year when

Italian Wine For The Student

the earth is at its most extreme tilt. For the next few months until the Autumnul Equinox, the northern hemisphere will experience longer hours of sunlight, and by August […]

Tannin: The Iron Fist in a Velvet Glove

Tannin is the unsung hero of many great wines. It provides the backbone to many older vintage wines that may be older than 10 years, but drink like they’ve been recently bottled. The secret lies in this little component that’s found in the skins, seeds, pits, and pips of grapes. It’s also found in wood, […]