Founder Spotlight - Julie 

Having traveled to all 20 (21) regions of Italy, once Julie sets her mind to something, nothing will stop her.  Having achieved distinction in all Italian wine programs available, she often judges Italian wine at special events worldwide.  Achievements include:    

Italian Wine Ambassador (IWA) - Vinitaly International Academy
Considered the GOLD STANDARD of Italian wine education with a 29% pass rate. 
Italian Wine Scholar (IWS) -Wine Scholar Guild with a specialization in Italian wine.
Italian Wine Professional (IWP)-Italian Wine Central 
Specialization in Italian wine for the service and retail industries 
Olive Oil Expert/Sommelier - Tuscany Olive Oil School
Certified as a specialist with Italian olive oils and additionally as an olive oil sommelier. 
Official Ambassador of Orvieto Wines - Consorzio Tutela Vini di Orvieto 


Bespoke Wine Education with The Italian Cellar.


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