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L’Azienda Agricola San Salvatore 1988 with Giuseppe Pagano part. 2

L’Azienda Agricola San Salvatore 1988 with Giuseppe Pagano part. 2

Welcome to the second episode of a new set of pods. In this episode Giuseppe Pagano will tell the story behind his most famous wines, "Omaggio a Gillo Dorfles" and "Pian di Stio", the result of an almost heroic viticulture.
L’Azienda Agricola San Salvatore 1988 with Giuseppe Pagano part. 1

L’Azienda Agricola San Salvatore 1988 with Giuseppe Pagano part. 1

Welcome to the first episode of a new set of pods on the Series "On The Road Edition" hosted by Stevie Kim. Join Stevie in Paestum, Campania where she met Giuseppe Pagano.
Italian Wine Podcast welcomes new host Polly Hammond to the show

Italian Wine Podcast welcomes new host Polly Hammond to the show

Check out our newest Press Release! The Italian Wine Podcast and Mamma Jumbo Shrimp introduce Polly Hammond as the host of a new weekly podcast: “Polly Hammond Uncorked”.
How To Pizza Tour Naples With Salvatore Salvo & Luciano Pignataro part 1 of 2

How To Pizza Tour Naples With Salvatore Salvo & Luciano Pignataro part 1 of 2

In this episode Stevie Kim, accompanied by her cicerone Luciano Pignataro, meets Salvatore Salvo, owner with his brother of "Pizzeria Salvo” .
Scienza and Masi Civiltà del Vino Award

Scienza and Masi Civiltà del Vino Award

Welcome to this special episode of "On The Road With Stevie Kim" . Today Stevie meets Professor Attilio Scienza at a special location to talk about the Masi Prize.
How To Pizza Tour: Naples With Vincenzo & Salvatore Piccirillo

How To Pizza Tour: Naples With Vincenzo & Salvatore Piccirillo

In this episode Stevie meets Enzo and Salvatore Piccirillo, the owners of La Masardona, a famous and ancient fried pizza restaurant in Naples.
Gita Scolastica – Sardinia Pt. 4 of 4

Gita Scolastica – Sardinia Pt. 4 of 4

In today's episode Stevie and Scienza are joined by Vittorio Moretti, one of the great entrepreneurs in the world of Italian wine and a friend of the Professore for more than 40 years.
Gita Scolastica – Sardinia Pt. 2 of 4

Gita Scolastica – Sardinia Pt. 2 of 4

Welcome to the second special episode of #everybodyneedsabitofscienza's recorded in Sardinia with Stevie Kim during a Gita Scolastica.
Master of Wine Inside Story: How Many Wines Do You Have to Taste?

Master of Wine Inside Story: How Many Wines Do You Have to Taste?

Cynthia Chaplin IWA discovers what it’s really like to prepare for the Master of Wine Exam through a very unique tasting with the three muskateers.
Gita Scolastica – Sardinia Pt. 1 of 4

Gita Scolastica – Sardinia Pt. 1 of 4

Welcome to this first special episode of #everybodyneedsabitofscienza's recorded in Sardinia with Stevie Kim during a Gita Scolastica.
Reflections on wine and life on a volcano

Reflections on wine and life on a volcano

VIA Ambassador and Italian Wine Podcast host Marc Millon takes us on a fascinating journey of discovery, discussing Etna and its volcanic wines.
Roses and Grapes are a sight for sore eyes

Roses and Grapes are a sight for sore eyes

Roses have been planted at the ends of vine rows for centuries not only for their beauty, discover more with Joy Livingston.