Robert Camuto

Robert Camuto

Contributing Editor

About

Wine Spectator contributing editor Robert Camuto is a career journalist who moved to southern France with his family in 2001 and then to Verona, Italy, in 2015. He has written wine travel stories, winemaker profiles and features for the magazine since 2008. He also writes a twice-monthly, Europe-based column for WineSpectator.com called Robert Camuto Meets…

A frequent traveler through the wine countries of Italy, France and occasionally beyond, Camuto is author of several books exploring old terroirs in modern times: His most recent book is South of Somewhere: Wine, Food and the Soul of Italy, being released in October 2021. A native New Yorker, Camuto has been a home winemaker and olive oil producer.

Under the Umbrian Sun
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Under the Umbrian Sun

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The Rising Stars of Greco di Tufo
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The Rising Stars of Greco di Tufo

Petilia’s founders champion a great Southern Italian white—and small farmers’ role in the …

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A Pair of Pioneers Translate Northern Italy into Santa Barbara
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A Pair of Pioneers Translate Northern Italy into Santa Barbara

Italian Grapes in California, Part 4: A generation apart, Louis Lucas and Steve Clifton …

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Capitalist Kevin and Doomsday Dan

Italian Grapes in California, Part 3: Mount Etna meets Sonoma and a Napa winemaker finds …

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Bringing the Mediterranean to Northern California
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Bringing the Mediterranean to Northern California

Italian Grapes in California, Part 2: Portraits from Sonoma and Mendocino

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One of three siblings who helped make their family winery and Valpolicella global names, he …

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A Slice of Southern Italy in Paso Robles
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A Slice of Southern Italy in Paso Robles

Italian Grapes in California, Part 1: A new generation of winegrowers looks beyond Cabernet …

Apr 13, 2022
Back to the Past and the Future at Bertani

Back to the Past and the Future at Bertani

With a unique cellar full of old Amarones, a storied brand looks forward

Mar 28, 2022
101 Things We Love About Italy
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101 Things We Love About Italy

A sampling of our editors’ favorite wines, foods, people, places and more

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