Category : Marco Giovanetti

Why drink wine

By Marco Giovanetti When it comes to dining experiences, what drink is more culturally relevant than wine? Yet wine can be a simple or a complex beverage. It is the drink of celebration and ceremony, often seen to promote gracious and ...

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Wine and junk food

By Marco Giovanetti Everyone with a minimal degree of culinary knowledge knows generally what kinds of wine to drink with beef, chicken, or seafood. But what about food items that don’t find their way onto the general rules of wine pairing ...

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The volcanic wines of Mount Etna

  By Marco Giovanetti Among Italy’s numerous and vibrant wine regions, the Mount Etna region in northeastern Sicily seems a strange place for producing any wines let alone quality wines. Mount Etna is an active, fearsome volcano that has erupted from time ...

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The Italian Christmas dinner table

By Marco Giovanetti When it comes to an Italian Christmas, food and wine are as important as tradition. But what exactly do Italians eat and drink for their Christmas meals? Like everything else in Italy, of course, exact Christmas foods depend on ...

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