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A Morning with Mascarello

One of the last sunny days in November this year brought a small group of sommeliers to a house on the cliffs facing Oslo harbour and a tasting with one of the great traditionalists in Langhe – Giuseppe Mascarello. 617 more words


Em busca do terroir goiano

Saiu hoje uma matéria minha no caderno Comida da Folha de S.Paulo sobre um produtor de vinhos que está fazendo um bom Syrah e um bom Barbera no Cerrado. 752 more words


Drink Like an Italian: An Italian Thanksgiving

The holidays are here, which only means one thing: there’s lots of food and wine in our future. Between the grocery shopping, turkey prepping, and table setting, Thanksgiving can become a stressful time for everyone. 242 more words


Barolo and other wines from Borgogno

About two months ago, I visited an event where most of the range from the Swedish importer group Vingruppen (yes, it simply means “The wine group”) was available for tasting. 903 more words


Unusual Varietals

Last month, a few of us sat down around a friend’s dining room table and had the pleasure of delving into this line-up:

Wine 1: The Foundry 2013 – Roussanne… 925 more words


Buonocore 2010 Barbera

Sierra Foothills, CA; 13.7% ABV
$5 at the Richmond, CA, store on 5 Nov

This wine was pretty good from first pour and continued to improve for about two hours in a decanter.  186 more words

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