December 13, 2019

Ideas for Christmas gifts

Christmas is coming! Here you will find some suggestions which might help choosing a gift for your wine lover friends. A Bottle Of Wine Go classic: Champagne or another ‘traditional-method’ sparkling wine is sure to be greeted with a smile. A Prosecco might also be an option if your friend prefer fruitier wines. Pinot Noir, […] Read more....

December 12, 2019

WINE TASTING: CHRISTMAS 2019 WITH ITALIAN WINES

❄️Christmas Wine Tasting 2019❄️ What a great evening we had yesterday!🎄🎅 So lively and cheerful atmosphere!✨ Thanks to everyone for coming and sharing with us your impressions of wines we tasted🍷. That was a great selection of truly interesting and very different in their characteristics Italian wines 🇮🇹 made by our wonderful teacher Vittoria Mariani! […] Read more....

December 11, 2019

GRAPE VARIETY: FOCUS ON POULSARD

Poulsard is a red-skinned French grape variety that is a specialty of Arbois in northern Jura. The grape has very thin skin with low amounts of colour -phenols and produces very pale colored red wines, even with extended maceration and can be used to produce white wines. Because of this, Poulsard is often blended with […] Read more....

December 10, 2019

WINE LEGEND: Quintessa 2016

“Quintessa is a temple to a single Bordeaux-style Rutherford wine.” – WINE SPECTATOR Quintessa Estate is located in the Rutherford AVA of Napa Valley, California. It makes just one wine from its 113-hectare estate, a Cabernet Sauvignon-based blend that consistently rates highly by critics. There are plantings of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Petit Verdot […] Read more....

December 9, 2019

WINE TRAVEL: Pinot Noir from Patagonia, Argentina

Patagonia is Argentina’s wine region. As a desert region with its cool, dry climate, it’s well suited to producing elegant red wines from Pinot Noir and Malbec. Vineyards are located between 300 and 500 meters above sea level in the higher lands. The classic desert climate of warm days and cold nights extends the growing […] Read more....

December 6, 2019

WINE PAIRING: Chicken polpettine and Tornatore Pietrarizzo

One of the wine and food pairings of our Christmas Wine Tasting will be something truly delicious – Tornatore Etna Bianco Pietrarizzo and chicken polpettine with lemon sauce. Polpettine are small Italian meatballs that usually made with ground pork, beef or poultry. There are variations of polpettine in just about every region of the country. […] Read more....