A legendary extreme winery in Friuli, Radikon, passes from father to son
Posted: Nov 21, 2016 10:30am ET
At the legendary extreme winery in Italy's Friuli region, Saša has taken over from Stanko, following his death just before the 2016 harvest. Wine Spectator's Robert Camuto looks at Radikon's history, the success of its orange wines and how the family winery is evolving.
Wine funnyman Charlie Arturaola brings Italian wine stars to the screen
Posted: Nov 7, 2016 10:00am ET
There are three kinds of wine films these days: documentaries on the wine world, dramas set amid the vines and Charlie movies.
Charlie Arturaola, a charismatic Miami-based sommelier, is starring in his second feature film by Argentinean filmmaker Nicolás Carreras. The Duel of Wine, now making the rounds of international film festivals, was shot in some of Italy’s most evocative cities and wine regions, from Piedmont and the Veneto to Umbria and Sardinia.