Author: Lisa Stephenson

Vino 2015

Vino 2015 took place February 1-5, 2015 at the Walforf Astoria in New York city. This event this year focused on the South of Italy but featured wines from all Italy’s wine regions. It...

Unearthing the Nectar of Nizza

Nizza Monferrato is a small town located approximately 37 miles southeast of Turin and 12 miles southeast of Asti in the Monferrato hills in Piedmont, Italy. It’s a quaint little town that is famous...

La Vite Turchese

La Vite Turchese is a wine bar that rates five stars for their food and wine products, and knowledge of the region. Owners Stephano Moiso and Elizabetta Bordi opened their doors in June 2013....

Bartolo Mascarello

The small sign outside Bartolo Mascarello is barely visible along the age old wall it rests in. It is the original sign and it hints at the traditions preserved at the address. These walls...

Marchesi Di Barolo -Antiche Cantine in Barolo

Italian history buffs and romantics need look no further than Marchesi Di Barolo for a great story. What woman can’t resist a love story between an Italian nobleman and a French noblewoman which includes...