Category Archives: Wine

Discovering Montalcino wines with Curious Appetite & We Like Tuscany

I didn’t always like wine.  My family is Puertorican and ours is a rum culture, not a wine culture.  Living in Italy for the past 17 years, I have definitely gained an appreciation and love for wine and I try … Continue reading

Wine and olive oil tours near Rome

When you’re in the midst of the chaos of an urban city center like Rome, it’s difficult to imagine that just a few kilometers out of town you’ll find a rural idyll with green hills, rolling green pastures, olive trees, … Continue reading

16 May 2015

Italian wine for Beginners

Sarah May Grunwald comes from the sunny state of California and now resides in a country house in the Castelli Romani just outside Rome.  She is a wine educator, sommelier and tour guide who runs and owns Antiqua Tours with … Continue reading

13 June 2014

Back to the Basics – Wine 101 with Antiqua Tours

Guest post & photos by Sarah May Grunwald I am a wine lover, wine snob and wine educator, but in my line of work, I often find the hardest thing to impart to my students and clients are the wine … Continue reading

25 April 2012