A Beginner's Guide to Chianti and Chianti
A Beginner's Guide to Chianti and Chianti Classico Wine Enthusiast Magazine OnlineLearn the history of, and differences between, Tuscany's two famous Sangiovese-based wine regions, Chianti DOCG and Chianti Classico DOCG.
Posted on 29 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Top winery hotels near Florence -
Top winery hotels near Florence decanter.comHelen Farrell discovers fabulous winery accommodation within a stone's throw of Florence...
Posted on 3 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Italy Is Heading for Recession in 2019.
Italy Is Heading for Recession in 2019. Here’s Why FortuneItaly's manufacturing sector shrank for a third straight month in the latest sign that Europe's third-largest economy is on the brink of yet another recession.
Posted on 2 January 2019 | 12:00 am
Art Lost, Then Found: The Story of Scagliola
Art Lost, Then Found: The Story of Scagliola The Epoch TimesBianco Bianchi's family workshop in Italy has rediscovered, and continues to preserve the traditional art of scagliola. Making masterpieces in marble, slate and ...
Posted on 4 October 2018 | 12:00 am
Italy Sticks With Budget Plan, Won't Be
Italy Sticks With Budget Plan, Won't Be Cowed by Market Threat BloombergQuintItaly's new government will have both tax cuts and a universal basic income in its very first budget to show financial markets the coalition isn't backing down from ...
Posted on 30 September 2018 | 9:08 am
Art Industry News: New Tapes Reveal the
Art Industry News: New Tapes Reveal the Truth Behind Francis Bacon’s Drug Bust + More Must-Read Stories artnet NewsPlus, inside the rise and fall of collector Bernardo Paz and a look at what's driving the art world's addiction to nostalgia.
Posted on 7 May 2018 | 12:00 am
Meet North Korea's art dealer to the West -
Meet North Korea's art dealer to the West CNNIn a sleepy town in Tuscany, over 8000 kilometers from Pyongyang, you can find one of the West's largest collections of North Korean art.
Posted on 6 May 2018 | 12:00 am
Italian Sketches: Vittorio degli Albizi -
Italian Sketches: Vittorio degli Albizi The FlorentineThe powerful Albizi family whose German roots dated to the time of the Holy Roman Emperor Otto III made its considerable fortune out of importing and selling ...
Posted on 9 April 2018 | 12:00 am
Best events in Florence in September 2017 -
Best events in Florence in September 2017 The FlorentineFAITH / Festival delle Religioni September 19, 22-23. Mandela Forum, piazza E. Berlinguer, Florence. What unites different religious traditions? What divides ...
Posted on 6 September 2017 | 12:00 am
Cookstock: top Tuscan food and wine festival
Cookstock: top Tuscan food and wine festival The FlorentineFood lovers will flock to Pontassieve for Cookstock on September 8–10, 2017. Now in its fourth edition and following last year's success (more than 35,000 ...
Posted on 4 August 2017 | 12:00 am
Italy’s Most Rewarding Small Towns—and
Italy’s Most Rewarding Small Towns—and Why They Beat Rome, Florence and Venice Wall Street JournalABOUT 35 YEARS AGO, my parents brought me and my twin brother, Mike, to Italy. We saw the classic tourist sites of Rome, Florence and Pisa, then, unusually, ...
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 12:00 am
Tuscany's gin revolution - The Florentine
Tuscany's gin revolution The FlorentineWe tend to think of gin as being sipped by a Bond-like character in the smoky bar of a London hotel. And yet, through the humid heat of a Tuscan summer, one ...
Posted on 10 July 2017 | 12:00 am
Chianti Colli Fiorentini: Florence's
Chianti Colli Fiorentini: Florence's frontline The FlorentineWelcome to Florence's frontline, to the bucolic, bijou and family-run wineries that comprise Chianti Colli Fiorentini. One of the seven Chianti subzones, these ...
Posted on 5 May 2017 | 12:00 am
What Renzi's 'extraordinary' comeback means
What Renzi's 'extraordinary' comeback means for Italian politics CNBCFormer Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi regained the leadership of the governing center-left Democratic Party (PD) with a comfortable victory on Sunday, ...
Posted on 2 May 2017 | 12:00 am
A taste of Ruffino - The Florentine
A taste of Ruffino The FlorentineAs the country road narrows and the forest deepens, a swathe of verdant vineyards suddenly sweeps open all around you: welcome to Poggio Casciano, the ...
Posted on 28 April 2017 | 12:00 am
Where to eat: Easter 2017 in Tuscany - The
Where to eat: Easter 2017 in Tuscany The FlorentineIf you are in Florence this Easter, a word to the wise: get out of the city and into the countryside (or to the coast). Spring is in the air and Tuscany's restaurants are ...
Posted on 9 April 2017 | 12:00 am
'How can you even compare Erdogan and
'How can you even compare Erdogan and Netanyahu?' HaaretzJust like Israel, Turkey and Italy have experienced turbulent times. Anshel Pfeffer took a two-week journey that highlighted the differences, but also similarities, ...
Posted on 10 February 2017 | 12:00 am
Why Tuscans live forever - The Florentine
Why Tuscans live forever The FlorentineThe secrets to longevity aren't diet and exercise after all: just ask Tuscany's oldest residents. On any given day in southern Tuscany, slacks are straightened, ties ...
Posted on 31 January 2017 | 12:00 am
SimBIOsi. Organic pasta and lovely wine -
SimBIOsi. Organic pasta and lovely wine The FlorentineSimBIOsi organic pasta and lovely wine is all about nice organic food. Ecologically friendly foods lovingly prepared and served in casual chic surroundings ...
Posted on 10 January 2017 | 12:00 am
The Best Business Photos of the Month -
The Best Business Photos of the Month BloombergFrom Siberian oil fields and Argentinian horse-cloning ranches to the trading floors of London and pavilions of Art Basel Miami, Bloomberg Visual Media ...
Posted on 6 January 2017 | 12:00 am
Fatih_S_Mehmed: RT @EMSC: #Earthquake
Fatih_S_Mehmed: RT @EMSC: #Earthquake (#terremoto) M3.3 strikes 31 km NE of #P%t@~@ieve (#Italy) 11 min ago. More info: https://t.co/sKuFQdc9C6
Posted on 8 February 2019 | 7:44 pm
EMSC: #Earthquake (#terremoto) M3.3 strikes
EMSC: #Earthquake (#terremoto) M3.3 strikes 31 km NE of #P#*~*t*!ieve (#Italy) 11 min ago. More info: https://t.co/sKuFQdc9C6
Posted on 8 February 2019 | 7:44 pm