The 2011 vintage of Barolo battle

The 2011 vintage of Barolo battle

This is one of my favorite games to play: crack open a couple of different bottles of the same vintage and drink them in a group of 4/6 people. Tasting is one thing, drinking is indeed another. When one gets a sip of something is more prone to say yes to sweeter,...
Getting over a Wine Hangover!

Getting over a Wine Hangover!

With the Holidays coming up I think there will be a lot of talking about this subject. What is the best way to cure a Hangover? A lot of wine experts don’t talk about it, well, I am going to tell you some quick tips that work for me. First of all the best thing...
Autochtona fair and Vitigni Autoctoni

Autochtona fair and Vitigni Autoctoni

Fancy a red wine? Most people would opt for Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and after the movie Sideways… Pinot Noir. Fancy a White? Then it’s Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and maybe Riesling. Let’s talk about the Autoctona wine fair!   Italy has got well...
Three unforgetable wines

Three unforgetable wines

Il Sassicaia, father of all the Super Tuscans, born in  Bolgheri in 1968 con with vineyards of  Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc (planted in 1944) with the intention to produce wines similar to Premier Cru Classe of Bordeaux like Latour e Mouton Rothschild....