WINE STUDY: Barbera d’Asti

Barbera d’Asti is a red wine made from Barbera, an Italian red grape variety grown in the hills of Monferrato in central Piedmont and which, as of 2000, was the third most planted red grape variety in Italy!  Barbera wine has a rich and light taste. Why is that? One of the reasons is that […]

Wines of Italy!

Italian wines have been on the rise for some time, at the forefront of an increasingly broad market This year, Italian wines have hit “historic” levels in both volume and value  Leading the way has been demand for Barolo, Brunello di Montalcino and Chianti Classico However, Italy is home to over 400 DOCs and DOCGs!  Would you like a course to […]