The U.S. government may have its problems at the moment, but it seems to make good choices about the people it appoints as diplomats to Italy. And wine and food are an important part of the diplomatic mission there—officially and unofficially.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands August 14, 2008.
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