Interview with Italian Vintner Antinori 'Italian Wines Are Drunk, Not Collected'

Albiera Antinori is head of the centuries-old Italian vintner of the same name. In an interview with DER SPIEGEL, she speaks of the flood of cheap wine, new buying habits in China and the populist government in Rome.
Italian winemaker Albiera Antinori

Italian winemaker Albiera Antinori

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Antinori vines near Florence

Antinori vines near Florence

Foto: Gianmarco Maraviglia / DER SPIEGEL
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