Jonathan Nossiter is a writer and prize-winning director of six feature films including Mondovino, which was nominated for a Palme d’Or. His previous book, Liquid Memory, won the World Gourmand Award for Best Book of Wine Literature. A trained sommelier, he’s curated the wine lists for restaurants in New York, Paris, and Rio, including Balthazar and Il Buco. He was born in Washington DC and now lives in Rome with his three children.