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and fascinating country.
A nation uniting great wine and great food.
Fine people and fine places.
Gems from little traveled lanes that we love to uncover and share with friends...
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Interpreting Fine Italian Wines since 1972

Founded in 1972, Milano-based Empson & Co. has pioneered the exports of fine Italian wines and led the way in taking Italy’s viniculture seriously – decades before the competition. Number 1 in the U.S. market, the Neil Empson Selections stand for premium quality, consistency and reliability throughout the world.
The Winery & Its Team

Roberto Gatti’s Ferghettina is in a prime location close to Lake Iseo and has managed to combine excellence, pioneering research [more]

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Our very own Monte Antico tops the Wine Curmudgeon’s list of the best wines for $10,  who also  gives it [more]


The 2014 vintage will be talked about for its notoriously cool and wet summer season in many areas, which was [more]


For as long as anyone can remember, there has never been a year as perplexing as 2017, with drastic weather [more]


Stop by and see Nicola Mazzella and Phil Langford and Great Wines of Italy! They will be presenting Monte Antico 2013 [more]


A few familiar faces at Great Wines of Italy in Hong Kong! Monte Antico is being featured at Great Wines [more]


The great European heat wave of 2015 might have been wilting the  flowers in Milan’s Parco Sempione, but Chef Andrea [more]