Tony Margiotta roams the less-traveled pockets of Italian wine country in search of artisanal wines. These are hand-crafted and limited production wines that stand apart from their mass-production peers. Tony is the owner of Gladiator Wine Distribution, an importer and distributor of small-production Italian wines. His wine selections have won double gold and silver medals at the New York International Wine Competition for superior flavor profile and price. He's the author of “Hidden Gems of Italy: An Insider’s Secret Formula To Find Top-Class Italian Wines And Taste La Dolce Vita,” the Best European Wine Book winner at the Gourmand International.