Spumante! is the place to share–books read, movies watched, adventures had—all the fine moments that bubble up to delight “La Vita”!
Another “Fifth- Thursday Wine Tasting” In 2022, Ron Fenolio initiated a series of presentations on the wines of Italy to be given at the regular luncheons in the months of the program year that encompass five Thursdays. Each presentation includes tastings of selected wines. He began his tour of the regional wines of Italy with the islands of the Mediterranean, Sicily and Sardinia, and has moved on to the mainland, moving from south to north. This time, Ron reviewed wines of Calabria and Puglia, the “toe” and the “heel” of Italy’s famous boot. He discussed the different grapes, climate conditions, and other factors
Research your Italian genealogy online and uncover your Italian roots. Lisa Sciandra shares the tools she used to successfully navigate the online genealogy and family history resources.
“In Dante’s Wake” by John Freccero is for anyone interested in following up on Dante and the extraordinary impact he had on Western thought and literature.