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NEWS AUTUMN 2016

We just finish the grapes harvest and we are very happy and proud of the vintage we are going to make! it’s time now for another harvest , the olive harvest for the production of our excellent organic extra virgin olive oil! This year for the first time in our history we made our first Spumante sparkling wine! This wine is done with the Classic method ( also call Champenoise method in France to make the champagne). It is done with 50% of Vernaccia grapes and 50% of Chardonnay grapes.…

Wine promotion and cooking class tour

Dear Friends, Colleagues and Wine Lovers, Here we didn't have such a cold winter, it was warmer than usual but everything is good as normal. We just presented to the european journalists, sommeliers and public our new Vernaccia vintage 2015, it was a great success! I will be visiting soon the US again and then Dusseldorf, Germany and finally Verona, Italy for two very important wine expos. I will be working only for 4 days in Maryland, Virginia and DC with my wine importer "Il Cantiniere" doing the following events:…

Autumn tour 2015 updates

Here it comes, another AUTUMN TOUR!!!! I will be from November the 5th to the 7th in Hong Kong for the International Wine and Spirit Fair. Than I will be in Germany fro a private wine fair with our wine importer in Stuttgart. I’m very excited to announce that I will be a guest chef at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. On Friday, November 13, 2015 it will be my pleasure to be at What’s Cookin’ With... from…

Autumn Tour 2015

Here it comes, another AUTUMN TOUR!!!! I’m very excited to announce that I will be a guest chef at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. On Friday, November 13, 2015 it will be my pleasure to be at What’s Cookin’ With . . . from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Festival Welcome Center, Chef’s Showcase, followed by my Book Signing from 12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m. The next day on Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 3:00 p.m.…

Book tour 2015

  Here it comes, another Spring tour!!   I will be in Maryland, Virginia, New York City and Chicago for wine events and expos ! I will be in Maryland for the Savor Sip and Style, a luxury home show, February 21 and 22, 2015  from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Turf Valley Resort in Ellicott City,MD. To purchase tickets go to www.savorsipstyle.com or call 410-423-0812   I will also collaborate with Executive Chef Russell Svoboda to bring you a small taste of Italy from my family farm in Tuscany…

Book Tour 2014 – New dates!

Dear Friends,Colleagues, and Wine Lovers, here all the information about the upcoming Fall Tour 2014!! I will be in Maine and New England area for wine events and book signing. Thursday, November 13 , 2014. Wine tasting and book signing at Lucia's Bodega 30 Indian Rock Rd, Windham NH http://luciasbodega.com Friday, November 14, 2014 Book signing and wine tasting at the new store Lara's Exclusive italian,Yarmouth, ME https://www.facebook.com/pages/Lara-Exclusively-Italian/374048192748995 Friday, November 14, 2014 Dinner and Book signing at Enoteca Athena, Brunswick,ME http://www.enotecaathena.com I will be in Atlanta to teach 2 cooking…

News from Fattoria Poggio Alloro

Just like every year, we are now completely immersed in the new harvest. This year we have had beautiful weather so far, a great combination of sun and rain, so the grapes are healthy and juicy. It seems that it’s going to be an amazing year for wine and our future is full of exciting things! A new wine cellar, new barrels, new wines and many other things. This fall I will be ready for a new tour and the next adventure for the promotion of our wines, farm, recipes…

Book tour – New dates!

I’m just ready to start another book tour and farm promotion and be back at the farm in time for the wonderful season of Spring. My Spring Tour Schedule for A Family Farm in Tuscany: Recipes and Stories from Fattoria Poggio Alloro CALIFORNIA • Friday, February 15 2013 Burbank Disney Studio - Book signing from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please make reservation through sarahfioroni@yahoo.it • Monday, February 18 2013 Pasadena Distant Lands - Book signing at 7.30 p.m. http://www.distantlands.com/events-calendar/ • Tuesday, February 19 2013 Pasadena Guest Lecturer at 10.30 a.m.…