Italian Wine Essentials

Educational Series

Dedicated to Italian wine Students, this series may prove beneficial to those preparing for wine certifications. Monty Waldin meets a number of wine educators and experts who provide an introduction to topics relevant to the study of Italian wine: native grapes, denominations, vine genetics, wine making, and more.
April 30, 2019

Ep. 196 –ENGLISH– Attilio Scienza (Vinitaly International Academy Chief Scientist) on Sangiovese

This is the English-language translation of episode 196, which has originally been recorded in Italian. In this educational podcast, Monty Waldin speaks to Attilio Scienza, vine […]
April 22, 2019

Ep. 194 Henry Davar (Vinitaly International Academy Faculty) on Verdicchio

In this episode Monty Waldin interviews Henry Davar, Vinitaly International Academy Faculty Member and experienced wine educator. In this educational podcast, Henry offers students of Italian […]
April 16, 2019
Sarah Heller MW

Ep. 192 Sarah Heller MW (Vinitaly International Academy Faculty) on tasting

In this podcast Monty Waldin interviews Sarah Heller Master of Wine and Vinitaly International Academy (VIA) Faculty Member on the approach to tasting Italian wine devised […]
March 20, 2019
Sarah Heller MW

Ep. 185 Sarah Heller MW (Vinitaly International Academy Faculty) on Barolo

In this episode, Monty Waldin meets Sarah Heller MW who is a member of the Vinitaly International Academy (VIA) Faculty and teaches the Italian Wine Ambassador […]