Io Bevo a Casa: Lockdown Edition
An express dose of wine conversation from among our Italian wine community. We’ll connect you to the casual, light, and funny side of Italian Wine People in the comfort of their homes. Listen to our guest wine personalities interview their favorite Italian wine producers and experts. Cin cin with Italian Wine People from all over the world!
Pilot: Rebecca Hopkins interviewed by Gill Gordon Smith
Learn a 5-minute yoga stretch exercise during lockdown. All the way from Australia, Gill and Rebecca discuss their experiences, hobbies, and interests while staying indoors. Rebecca teaches Gill a quick stretching routine to use after a long day of sitting, working from home.
Rebecca Hopkins comes from the premium wine region of McLaren Vale, South Australia. She has been successful as Group Public Relations Manager for Constellation brands in Australian, UK, and US wine markets. Rebecca was a panelist at the 2015 Vinitaly Business Series in Verona, Italy. She is a freelance contributor to Wine Business Magazine in Australia, an avid photographer, and she lives in San Francisco, California. Her current role is that of Communications Strategist at Folio Fine Wine Partners and Founder of A Balanced Glass.
Gill Gordon-Smith Italian Wine Expert of Vinitaly International is an educator, writer, Judge, retailer and artisan wine producer based in the Mclaren Vale region. She was the WCA 2017 Wine Educator and Wine Communicator of the year. Currently, Gill works with VIA’s educator program and with Wine Australia presenting education programs for emerging markets. She advocates for quality in education as key to sustainability, connection, and understanding.