Victor Rallo Jr.

is a successful, seasoned restaurateur and wine critic in New Jersey. After graduating from Villanova University and earning his JD from Seton Hall, Victor jumped directly from the world of law into the restaurant business. He now owns and operates Birravino in Red Bank, and Undici Taverna Rustica in Rumson, both of which have received numerous awards for excellence in cuisine, service, and their extensive Italian wine lists.  Victor is also an Italian wine expert and critic recognized for his exceptional palate and distinct personality. He's published two wine books, Napoleon Wasn't Exiled and 21 Wines. Victor hosts his own television series called Eat! Drink! Italy! with Vic Rallo which completed its first two seasons on public television in 2013/2014, and will air its third season on Create TV in Fall of 2015. He visits Italy six to eight times per year to find inspiration for his restaurants, and to taste and write about the wines from every region of Italy. Victor lives in Fair Haven, New Jersey with his wife, three kids, three dogs, and a fully stocked wine cellar.

Victor filming a promotional video for McCormick Gourmet Collection.

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Surfing in Esterillos, Costa Rica.

Pics of my wife and I from the SEAPaddle NYC fundraiser this past Saturday. A big thanks to all who sponsored us. Team SUP-ER raised over $2000 for environmental preservation and numerous autism non-profits!