Italian Delight with Forno Bistro and Jessica Altieri
Jessica Altieri and Chef Roslyn Zecchini
Join Wine Channel TV host Jessica Altieri, for a featured #bestsipever segment on Forno Bistro.Ricotta Custard with fresh figs, central Tuscan cuisine, wood fire oven and great wine; who wants in? Wine lifestyle host, Jessica Altieri of Wine Channel TV visited Saratoga and Chef Roslyn Zecchini at Forno Bistro. For the past 6 years, Chef Roz has been creating spectacular rustic Italian dishes in Saratoga for locals and lucky tourists when the race track opens. The four course wine and food dinner had plenty of surprises in store for the press. And last but not least, a ricotta custard dessert with fresh fig was sure to keep everyone saving room for at least a bite of dessert. Check out all the best in wine lifestyle events at Wine Channel TV.
Jessica Altieri, Certified Sommelier, is a social media entrepreneur, sales enabler, Wine Enthusiast 40 Under 40 Tastemaker, 2018 Top 40 Wine Influencer, on-camera host and storyteller with her personal quotation that is posted outside of the Disneyland Wine Country Trattoria venue: “Wine Is Just A Conversation Waiting To Happen”.
Altieri’s latest certification as a Water Sommelier further solidifies her position as an innovative authority in the U.S. and around the world. Certification as a Water Sommelier makes Jessica part of a highly exclusive group of tasting professionals. Until 2015, there was only one Water Sommelier in the entire U.S., and even today only a handful exist worldwide.
A pioneer in the use of video and digital “storytelling” with social media for over 8 years, Altieri created the worlds first digital wine lifestyle platform and partnered with some of the most iconic brands in the world, including, Penfolds, Treasury Wine Estates, E&J Gallo and Constellation Brands. Curating original video content with live events and activating full-scale social media takeovers, Altieri gains millions of impressions for the brands she advocates for.
Altieri is the host of “Wine Conversations with Jessica Altieri” on the revolVer Podcast platform. In her book “Kiss My Glass” the NO-BS Wine Buying Guide, Jean-Charles Boisset called Altieri “vibrant, dynamic & charming wine expert, Jess brings joie de vivre, excitement and exuberance to the wine world” while Seresin Estate winemaker Clive Dougall noted “Jessica brings a great, modern, fun and youthful energy to wine that I’ve not encountered before”.