Celebrazione!


Vittorio De Bortoli left a war-ravaged Italy in the 1920s looking for better life. In the dusty back blocks of New South Wales, he lived in a make shift lean-to under a water tank surrounded by a flourishing veggie patch. It was a primitive existence but there was work and food and a future filled with possibility. He had found the right place. In 1928, he bought his first farm, made his first wine and married his childhood sweetheart Giuseppina. Seventy-five years on, Vittorio's son Deen and four of his grandchildren are running the seventh largest wine company in Australia. Good food, good wine and good friends' is the unofficial family motto, and the traditions of Italian food are an essential part of the De read more

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ISBN:

9781740660853

Format:

Hardback

Dimensions:

26cm x 24cm

RRP:

$59.99

Category:

Food

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

01 October 2003

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Michael Harden