Aug 17, 2013
These are wines of character, sometimes with a certain rustic element to them, grown in a relatively hot climate, and made from varieties of grapes that we usually don't see anywhere else in the world.
'Femicide' action calls renewed after murders
Rome, August 13 - Two murders of women by former partners, as well as a vicious acid attack, in less than a week has again highlighted the troubling issue of violence against women in Italy and heightened calls for stiffer government measures against the crimes.
Vin Greco's weekend wine: Down South
Currently he conducts tastings, formal or informal, upon request, and twice a year partners in a tasting with Chef Ian Thomlinson Upstairs at Rome's.
Brad DeLong's Semi-Daily Journal
Liveblogging World War II: July 9, 1943
The Allied invasion of Sicily, codenamed Operation Huskya began on the night of 9-10 July 1943, and ended 17 August.
Pizza reds, part two
Pizza reds spoke about cool carafe reds that were appropriate to stand up to the intense flavors of pizza, the carmalization of the pizza crust and its flavorful toppings.