Virtual Wine Experience: Italy’s Best Kept Wine Secrets

Date: March 31 at 7:30pm on Zoom
If you can’t join live, there will be a link to watch the tasting on our website at your leisure.

Guest Speaker: Tony Margiotta, Author of Award-Winning Book, “Hidden Gems of Italy.”

2000 years ago the Italian peninsula was known as “The Land of Wine.” But today, Italy is more known for its food.¬†

What happened? 

In this virtual wine class, award-winning author Tony Margiotta will take you on a virtual journey across the backroads of Italy to discover its thriving artisan wine scene. You don’t want to miss this!

You’ll discover:

—Why The Wines Taste Better When On Vacation In Italy

—The One Wine You Should Avoid At All Costs

—A Red Wine That Claims To Be The Secret To Longevity 

—A White Wine That Can Outlive Many Reds

—4 Delicious Italian Wine & Food Pairings That Beat Dining Out

We’ll be tasting 4 hard-to-find local artisan wines from across Italy. 

Join us for a virtual hour of magical wines and enrichment while Tony Margiotta shares with you the story in the bottle.  

After you order, you’ll receive the Zoom link to join the class.

Instructor: Tony Margiotta Bio

Tony Margiotta roams the less-traveled backroads of the Italian countryside in search of quality craft wines. He‚Äôs the President of Gladiator Wine Distribution, an importer of small artisanal wines handcrafted in Italy. He‚Äôs the author of “Hidden Gems of Italy,‚Äù winner of ‚ÄúThe Best European Wine Book In The US‚Äù at the Gourmand International Book Competition. His wines have won numerous awards including double gold and silver medals at the New York International Wine Competition. His family comes from a small village called Montaquila in Southern Italy. And Tony has been traveling to Italy for over 20 years immersing himself in Italian food, wine, and culture.¬†

Artisan Wine Collection

This is a collection of artisanal wines handcrafted in Italy. They come from small local farms that value quality over mass quantity. The Ultimate Tasting Experience awaits you!

  • Origin:¬†Estate Bottled & Produced At The Origin
  • ¬†Craft:¬†Handcrafted Wine In Limited Quantities
  • ¬†Culture:¬†Clean Farming, Hand-Harvested, Authentic

All wines in this collection were produced between 4,000 bottles and 40,000 bottles annually. True, small production wines, sculpted and finessed into delicious works of art. These craft wines from Italy will redefine the meaning of delicious. In 5 business days you’ll be sipping on mouthwatering flavors of the Mediterranean. Enjoy!

Class Wine List:

Castellucci Miano “Miano” Bianco 2020 (Sicilia) (40,000 bottles/annual)

Antico Borgo Campi Taurasini 2017 (Campania) (4,000 bottles/annual)

Atha Ruja “Vigna Sorella” Cannonau di Sardegna 2018 (Sardinia) (7,000 bottles/annual)

Castellucci Miano Nero d’Avola (Sicilia) (12,000 bottles annual)


You’ll receive one bottle of each label above unless you opt-in to getting the 8-pack or 12-pack special deals.

Once you make your purchase, we will email you the zoom link to join the call.