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A year in Italy

I spent several months in Italy this year. There was lots of work to do in the garden at Casa Debbio and the renovation of our little balcony at the apartment in… 355 more words


Italy - Part 2: SIENA

Happy Holidays everyone! I hope the rest of your year is filled with plenty of good food, drink and merriment. More recipes and photos to come in 2015. 380 more words


Fontodi Chianti Classico 2008 (375 ml)

At work, our team Italian wine expert is my colleague Stephen. Whereas I’m more the French and American wines geek, he knows his Italian wines — especially the Brunello. 411 more words

My Wine Reviews

It's unanimous: Chianti Classico is the ultimate food wine

If ever there is a more reliable, good solid wine than the Chianti, I haven’t heard of it. For me, the Chianti Classico is the ultimate go-to whenever there’s food on the table. 111 more words


2011 Antinori Chianti Classico Peppoli

Introduced in 1988 with the 1985 vintage, Pèppoli Chianti Classico DOCG is the archetypal modern Chianti Classico. In a departure from traditional Chiantis, Pèppoli combines the complexity and structure of a well-aged riserva with the fruity fragrance of a young wine. 155 more words


Wine Tasting in Tuscany and ACF Fiorentina

A couple things I had been planning to do during my semester abroad was to go wine-tasting in Tuscany and to also go to a Fiorentina… 722 more words

Study Abroad

Osteria Le Panzanelle

After the overdose of German, French, Dutch and English conversations you’ve heard at the tables of the other restaurants of Chianti, it is worth giving Osteria Le Panzanelle a try. 344 more words