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Washington Winemakers Look Forward To Wine-Making Season

Washington Winemakers Look Forward To Wine-Making Season

| August 27, 2012

Traditionally, the end of August signals the beginning of the wine-making season.  For the Holy Rosary Church community, it signals the arrival of California wine grapes and wine juice, arranged by the church-based group, the Washington Winemakers, for purchase in making home-made wine. Once again this year, the Washington Winemakers will conduct their fundraiser to […]

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Top Italian Wine Producers Showcase Wines on Capitol Hill

Top Italian Wine Producers Showcase Wines on Capitol Hill

| July 21, 2012

Top Italian wine producers recently hosted on Capitol Hill a wine-tasting for the Congressional Wine Caucus and other members of Congress. Congressman Mike Thompson, who with Congressman Dan Lungren, is the co-chair of the Wine Caucus, said that it was “an historic event” because it was only the second time that a country had come […]

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At Summer Fancy Food Show Italian Luxury Foods Importer Mamma Wanda Gets Attention

At Summer Fancy Food Show Italian Luxury Foods Importer Mamma Wanda Gets Attention

| June 27, 2012

Thousands of new specialty foods and products vie for attention at the Fancy Foods Shows.  This year’s Summer Fancy Food  Show, held in Washington, D.C., was no exception.  We found lots of genuine Italian products at the Italian Pavilion.  And then we found Francesco Ferretti’s Mamma Wanda, a local, dynamic and growing company that is […]

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At Casa Italiana Cultural Center Winemakers Offer Homemade Vintages

At Casa Italiana Cultural Center Winemakers Offer Homemade Vintages

| March 19, 2012

More than a 150 people enjoyed last Sunday afternoon at Casa Italiana Cultural Center tasting home made wine. The event was hosted by the Washington Winemakers, a group composed  mostly by Italian Americans who get together each year to order grapes and supplies, socialize and exchange ideas.  In addition to wine, there was also an abundance of food, […]

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