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Report from Vinitaly 2017

Report from Vinitaly 2017

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The 51st annual Vinitaly trade fair, the world’s largest wine event (by at least some measures) and an unparalleled showcase for Italian wine, took place (as always) in Verona, Italy, April 9–12. Vinitaly is part spectacle, part...
5 Common Misconceptions About Italian Wine

5 Common Misconceptions About Italian Wine

by Geralyn Brostrom, co-founder, IWC At some point in the Italian Wine conversation, just about anyone can start to feel out of their depth when discussing Italian wine. There is a lot to learn! After all, Italy is the world’s largest producer of wine—but...
Decoding the Language of Italian Wine Laws From IGT to DOP

Decoding the Language of Italian Wine Laws From IGT to DOP

by Geralyn Brostrom, CWE, IWP, VIA Italian Wine Expert / images courtesy of Geralyn and Jack Brostrom, authors of Into Italian Wine: The Italian Wine Professional Certification Course. EDITOR’S NOTE: Napa Valley Wine Academy is the only school in America...
10 Tips For Finding Your Sweet Spot in the Wine Industry

10 Tips For Finding Your Sweet Spot in the Wine Industry

by Geralyn Brostrom, co-founder, ItalianWineCentral.com It isn’t always the first question I get asked when I meet someone new, but it usually makes its way into the dialogue at some point. “So how did you get into the wine business?” The answer is really...
Wines From Italy: Donnafugata and Tenute Rubino

Wines From Italy: Donnafugata and Tenute Rubino

L to R: Nino Santoro, Vineyard Manager and José Rallo, Owner, Donnafugata Winery. With the Italian Wine Professional course from Italian Wine Central slated to take place at our Napa Valley Wine Academy HQ in just two weeks, we wanted to highlight four wines that...
Wine Education: When To Get Certified

Wine Education: When To Get Certified

Vector image credit: iStock.com/svinka. If you’re thinking about getting into the wine industry, a fundamental first step is to get educated about wine, because the path to your ideal job in the industry may not reveal itself until you’ve realized the...

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