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 […]


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 […]


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 […]

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How climate changes is killing the wine

Studies of scholars are merciless. Climate change is seriously damaging the world of wine. To pursue cooler climates, we will be forced to abandon many areas currently cultivated. To move further north and at altitudes above eight hundred meters. To hear who loves summer, the heat is nice even in October. Even when – three […]

Five cities from Campania nominated City of Wine 2019

The district consisting of the Samnite cities of Guardia Sanframondi, Castelvenere, Sant’Agata de ‘Goti, Solopaca and Torrecuso gets the nomination to City of Wine 2019 Great success for Italian wine but especially for Campania. In Brussels, at the headquarters of the European Parliament, the area comprised of the Samnite cities of Guardia Sanframondi, Castelvenere, Sant’Agata […]


How Italians drink: the numbers from Cortilia online market

A survey of  Cortilia online market, which connects consumers and farmers, reveals the relationship between Italians and wine. One in two Italians usually drink it, even if not every day. One in three uncorks a bottle once in a while, while only one in five follows the supply chain. Luckily, the focus is always on […]


The 11th International Wine Culture Forum at LUISS University

The 11th International Wine Culture Forum opened today in Rome. The venue of the event is the Free International University and Social Studies Guido Carli (LUISS). Whose president, Emma Marcegaglia, says something … The 11th International Wine Culture Forum opened today in Rome. The event hosted the event was the Free International University and Social […]

A summer day with a prince and a knight

Nobody could imagine that, one day, a prince and a knight would meet and walk through the vineyards of an Irpinia that offers colors, scents and flavors that excite. We managed to do that walk too, with the only difference that if the prince and the knight managed to get in close each other, we enjoyed […]

At a Foam Rythm with Lievito & Nuvole (Yeast’n Clouds)!

Today we inaugurate a new section dedicated to Beercrafting: “At a foam rythm”. Let’s start this new path by telling the work of the Master brewer Alessio Manzo and his team of “Yeast’n Clouds”, a Brewery of Avella (AV) In our tasting routes, many times we have been asked by friends and enthusiasts to emotionally […]