Bosco de’ Medici, “Vesuvius-style” wines

At a few meters from the excavations of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii, Bosco De ‘Medici is a resort with a vineyard that aims to value – both nationally and internationally – the wines of the Vesuvio terroir. Inspired by Burgundy. The company After the brief digression in the Piedmont hills to the Roero Arneis, […]

The Bridge, the link of Sonny Rollins between past and future

Bosco De ‘Medici is a company that tries to join two worlds: the traditional of a Roman antiquity and a present that requires continuous innovation and experimentation. For this reason, the musical combination chosen by Ritmodivino could only be “The Bridge” by Sonny Rollins “The Bridge” The Bridge of Sonny Rollins is a true Bridge, the Williamsburg […]

Original, rebellious and surly: Lady Gaga and the Arneis

It was not easy to find a piece of music that matched well with Brero delle Ginestre’s Roero Arneis DOCG Bricat, the first wine of our new column “Vini per Corrispondenza”. In the end we chose Lady Gaga, an artist who – as the etymology of Arneis wants – is original, rebellious and surly. It […]

Vino al Vino, the book from Mario Soldati which rediscovered Arneis

We could have chosen, for the artistic combination with our Roero Arneis, more than one work. In the end, however, our choice fell on a book that is part of the cultural baggage of every wine lover. This is “Vino al Vino”, a book which reminds of three trips along the Italian Peninsula made by […]

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Bricat Bric delle Ginestre Roero Arneis, a great wine from Piedmont!

For this first musical combination of the new Ritmodivino column “Vini per Corrispondenza”, we went to Serralunga d’Alba, in the heart of the Langhe. And we tasted this very interesting Roero Arneis DOCG Bric delle Ginestre Roero Arneis We are in Piedmont, in the small town of Serralunga d’Alba, six hundred souls in the heart […]

Horace Silver, when tradition goes over innovation

For the musical combination with Apicella wines, we chose the Horace Silver album “Song for My Father”. At a time when jazz musicians were obsessed with experimentation and innovative research, Silver breaks the mold by keeping the Hard Bop tradition of the moment. In the same way, Apicella rely on traditional viticulture, giving prestige to […]

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Apicella Winery: a walk in the clouds

For the artistic combination with the wines of Cantina Apicella di Tramonti (SA), we chose the American remake of a very Italian film. It is “A walk in the clouds”, a film from 1995 which recalls the plot of “Quattro passi tra le nuvole” by Alessandro Blasetti. This is because Alfonso Arau’s film catapults the […]

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Apicella, genuinity and tradition!

Accompanied by a wonderful sun, Ritmodivino is visiting the magnificent town of Tramonti, staying in one of the historic cellars of the Amalfi Coast. We find ourselves, in fact, from Giuseppe and Prisco Apicella, where the wines have the taste of the time gone. Among the areas of Campania we had not yet been in […]

Viticoltori Lenza and Febbre da Cavallo, our artistic pairing

For the artistic combination with the wines of Lenza we chose the 1976 Steno film “Febbre da Cavallo”, with Gigi Proietti and Enrico Montesano. The sympathy and vitality of Guido, along with his unbridled passion for his work, in fact, have reminded us of the protagonists of this Italian Comedy Movie, who choose to risk […]