Even in the midst of summer, the idyllic vineyard landscapes of Piedmont are rarely invaded by crowds of tourists, and the run-up to the grape harvests, beginning in September, can be an ideal time to visit winemakers, who have more time than usual to let visitors taste their vintages.   Great wines are made all over the region, but the key...

  WTI Magazine #80    2016 June 17Author : Umberto Mucci      Translation by:   Ciao from Rome! Welcome to the 80th issue of our online magazine. During this month a lot of things have happened, and I want to briefly tell you about them. First of all, like every year on Memorial Day We the Italians paid our respect to the American soldiers burie...

"L'Arte nell'Arte. Dall'Italia a Detroit e viceversa" è la rassegna internazionale che andrà in scena dal 26 giugno al 13 luglio presso la Sala Poli - il più antico cinema torinese oggi sala espositiva - del Centro Studi Sereno Regis di Torino.   Fulcro del progetto Detur, la mostra porta i visitatori alla scoperta dell'arte i...

Thursday, January 15, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.425 N. Fourth Street - San Jose, CA 95112$12 members, $15 non-members   Start the New Year by attending our first 2015 regional lunch. Join as we kick off the new year with the special treats of Piemonte, Italy, featuring Bagna Càuda (warm sauce). This is a typical Piemontese dish be...

by Jessica Andrews   When you visit Lago Maggiore, one of the three major lakes in northern Italy, you're visiting the princedom of the Borromeo family. Yes, "princedom". The Borromeo heirs hold the titles of "Prince" and "Princess". How cool is that?!   A few weeks ago I took an hour-long train from Milan to Stresa, one of the main t...

The listing of obscure items on online auction site eBay is nothing new, but one Italian seller has gone a step further, putting a whole Alpine village up for sale.   The picturesque village of Calsazio, listed on eBay Italy, comes with a "Buy It Now" price tag of just 245,000 euros ($333,000). The village includes 14 homes, with a tota...

Fidia S.p.A. announces that the subsidiary Fidia Co. has signed a purchase contract for an industrial building of around 14,000 square feet, in Rochester Hills, Michigan, USA. The building will be assigned to host the new headquarters of the US subsidiary.   The building was purchased for an amount of $1,260,000.00. It has been determined t...

  WTI Magazine #14    2014 Jan, 24Author : Vino OK      Translation by: Alessandra Bitetti   Barolo is appreciated for its culture, its traditions, but above all for its hard work, which allows the creation of an excellent quality product, thanks to which the wine continues to maintain its presence on the market by getting more approvals and ach...

  WTI Magazine #20    2014 Mar, 7Author : Vino OK      Translation by: Alessandra Bitetti   The sweet Spumante is a sparkling wine variety typical of Italy, with a residual sugar content exceeding 50 grams per liter. In the traditional production, as the producers act on the residual sugar content, it is possible to obtain different types of spa...

Nel contesto delle attività organizzate a Houston per il 2013 Anno della Cultura Italiana negli Stati Uniti, lo Italian Community Cultural Center (ICCC) ospiterà dal 10 al 18 maggio la Settimana della Cucina Mediterranea Italiana, che celebrerà la fusione di sapori e culture che caratterizza il Mediterraneo e la sua influenza nella cucina italiana...