Letter from VINITALY in Verona…

Story and photos by Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet TM

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The irrepressible and denonair Travelling Gourmet TM tells you more about the 50th Edition of Vinitaly and its…

MARVELLOUS wines… I am now in the Press Center writing this after a nice Lucaffe cappuccino to fortify myself. There was a big jam coming in as usual to Veronafiere where Vinitaly is held. Today I plan to visit Badia a Coltibuono where my friend, Emanuela is the boss. They make superb Chianti di Classico wines in Tuscany. Later I shall go to Villa Medoro to taste some more wines. In the afternoon there are special stasting sof Wines form the Ukraine and also ’50 years of Vinitaly in 5 Wines’ at 3pm.  It is a tought job being The Travelling Gourmet TM…but someone has to do it…

The weather is very warm and sunny with blue skies… temperature is about 25C.


About thetravellinggourmet

As a renowned Travel, Food & Wine Writer he has travelled the world in a keen & indomitable pursuit of exotic delicacies & fine wines. His articles have been published in over 20 prestigious publications, both local & international. Dr. Lim has toured and trained in Wine Evaluation & Oenology in most of the world's top wine producing areas from France to Australia. The Travelling Gourmet says, "Gastronomy has no frontier. These are the gastronomic voyages of The Travelling Gourmet. My unending mission. To explore strange new cuisines, to seek out new wines and new culinary experiences, to boldly go where no gourmet has gone before...." Have pen, will travel. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopy, recording, or any other information storage & retrieval system, without permission from Dr. Michael Lim The Travelling Gourmet and/or MSN. Material may be works of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents may be true but may also be products of the author's imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance whatsoever to actual person or persons, either dead or living, events, or locales may be entirely and purely coincidental and unintentional. No part of this website may be used to villify others or for criminal purposes. Interests: Travel, Food, Wines, Cooking, Wine Appreciation, Parachuting, Languages, Music, Reading, Swimming, Hunting, Ballet, Fencing, Archery, Anthropology and more... The Travelling Gourmet is a copyrighted trademark. All rights and photos reserved. No part may be reproduced without permission.
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