about Richard Marcis
Richard Marcis is a wine, food and travel writer from the Washington, D.C. metro area specializing in Italian travel and the food and wines of Italy. He has been collecting, studying and writing about wines for over 25 years. He has made numerous presentations on how to taste and evaluate wines in general and Italian wines in particular for functions at various venues such as the Italian Cultural Institute, the Italian Embassy, restaurants, universities, department stores, other businesses as well as private functions. He frequently publishes wine and travel-related articles on his website and in the traditional print media and is a frequent traveler to Italy for interviews, vineyard tours and tastings.
It is important to note that this website is 100 percent independent. There are no commercial affiliations or financings. Any recommendation or discussion of specific wines, restaurants or other commercial establishments contained herein is based entirely on merit or general interest.
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