Jessica attends the grand 75th birthday party of Salvatore Gambini, the Italian patriarch and founder of a valuable winery. She soon finds out there are tensions, as the old man fears only his son Marco is devoted to the business, the next generation 'spoiled'. Paul's brighter brother Tony Gambini goes back and forth to Tulsa on some business he won't elaborate on. After Tony hurts has an "accident" in the wine-cellar, police chief Thaddius Kyle and Jessica are watchful. However, they fail to prevent the murder of granddaughter Michele Gambini's fiancé, who as Kyle finds out is actually a mob hit-man. Yet Jessica comes to a surprising conclusion, with an unusual end-result. Written by
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As an Italian wine making family with Italian wines, Eli Wallach's character would not make "Bordeaux" wine ( French varietals). The grandfather would have Italian varietal wines in his cellar See more
When Eli Wallach is opening a bottle of Valpolicella for Jessica, he tells her he brought the grapes over from the Barolo wine region in Italy. Valpolicella IS a wine region of Italy, between :Lake Garda and the Adriatic coast. Barolo is about 200 miles west of Valpolicella. See more