Grape Harvest 2 Bottle Leather/Canvas Bag — Tricarico, Italy
Designed with homage paid to our ancestral hometown of Tricarico, Italy with its Medieval tower, this soft calfskin leather and canvas bag with leather straps and inside pocket for keys and phone measures 7" wide by 11" deep with another 7" for dual studded leather straps. Holds two 1.5 liter wine bottles. Back features garpe harvest closeup.
According to Italian folklore, the fava bean side accessory will bring you good luck (see story below). Handmade in southern California by artisan Carmen Gundelach. Exclusive VRGF Grape Harvest Wine Tote Bag design.
In ancient times, the Italian fava bean was used as fodder for cattle in Sicily during a famine and was also prepared by farmers at their own table. They considered themselves "lucky" to have them. Ever since, the Italian fava bean has become known as the "lucky bean." The story continues . . . keep one with you so you'll never go broke and one for your pantry so you will never go hungry.