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About the drunken cyclist

I have been an occasional cycling tour guide in Europe for the past 20 years, visiting most of the wine regions of France. Through this "job" I developed a love for wine and the stories that often accompany the pulling of a cork. I live in Philadelphia with my lovely wife and two wonderful sons.

Checking in on Cecchi—Part Two

After a wonderful dinner with Andrea Cecchi, the following day we left Colle Val d’Elsa and headed back to the Cecchi Winery in Castellina in Chianti where we met Chiara Bellacci, the then hospitality manager who quickly whisked us off to a … Continue reading

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