From the Grapewine

Cork stoppers

Cork stoppers

Italians believe that wine stoppers should be made from cork.  We really can’t imagine anything but the classic ritual of removing the capsule, turning the spiral […]
Women prefer a LegnoArt corkscrew

Ghemme, the politically correct bottle opener …

I was inspired to design the Ghemme bottle opener when I realised that men and women open bottles of wine differently. Women push the lever upwards […]
Prosecco grape in the grapevine

Prosecco, maybe not everyone knows that…

Prosecco is more than just another wine and its history is as interesting as the story of its name. In the Triestine dialect, prosecco means “chopped […]

Chianti rhapsody

The poetry of Chianti begins on the vine.  There is no such thing as a chianti grape, but the vineyards flourish in the Chianti hills, allowing […]