The wine doors in Florence have gained incredible popularity during the times of Covid because of their charming design and functionality allowing people to get a glass of wine while socially distanced. My guest Robbin Gheesling is an expert on the wine doors of Florence and tells us about them along with Renaissance union busting the purpose of those straw baskets on Chianti bottles.


Show Notes:

Robbin Gheesling’s website with her photography and books

Vivoli gelato website

Babae restaurant website

Il Latini restaurant website

Le Volpi e l’uva restaurant website

Brent blog post about St. Martin’s Day