who I am
Filippo is a great communicator and speaker, a natural teacher and an entertaining presenter.
With thorough experience as a top-level trainer, he hosts customized masterclasses for professionals in the B2B sector, including food & wine journalists, sommeliers, and influencers. In these classes, Filippo skillfully tells the story of wine through detailed presentations. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or new to tasting, his engaging voice and rich experience create opportunities for growth. Filippo invites participants to expand their sensory knowledge, providing a solid foundation for those starting or continuing their journey into the world of fine wines. His preferred tasting approach prioritizes people’s curiosity, using wine as a catalyst for discussions about history, art, travel, science and philosophy.
Audiences join a journey through Italy’s renowned wine regions. Filippo’s clear and engaging communication style allows him to impart technical skills and shares his wealth of experience. His ability to captivate the audience comes from a mix of enthusiasm and a genuine desire to enrich the attendants with compelling stories and valuable information. Filippo equips guests with wine criticism skills and intellectual transparency, encouraging them to explore their tastes and preferences more deeply.
Curiosities, food and wine pairings and much more
Amante 1530 was conceived two years ago when Sting, Trudie Styler, Ana Rosenstein, Richard Kirshenbaum, and Barry Rosenstein gathered at their Il Palagio estate in Tuscany. Their vision was to create an innovative and modern bitter for shared enjoyment. Involving Len Tessler, Stuart Ellman, and Michael Kassan, they brought Amante 1530 to life, finalizing the […]
Absolutely thrilled to have delighted Steven’s guests with an incredible Italian Wine Journey! What a fantastic evening! And some years before… Can you notice the brushes in the background? We’ve just wrapped up a cooking class at my mom’s place, guided by her, a top-notch Sicilian chef with a 5-star touch!
They say Italians use gestures… I confirm! I need my whole body to narrate the fermentation of wine, the process of transforming sugars into alcohol, a natural process that has been happening for centuries and produces thousands of different wines! Jennifer and her guests, surrounded by a profusion of olive trees and the scents of […]