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Il Fauno Di Arcanum, IGT, Toscana, Italy, 2008, 14% abv

Oh happy day – a Supertuscan wine from the Castelnuovo Beradenga region of Chianti Classico that has been declassified to IGT status because it’s a blend of 62 Merlot, 23 Cab Sauvignon, 8 Cab Franc, 6 Sangiovese and 1% Petit Verdot. 191 more words


Wine From Under The Tuscan Sun

No, this isn’t about wine that was drunk in the movie, “Under the Tuscan Sun.”  I’m talking about wine from grapes grown under the Tuscan sun.  273 more words


Brutocao Sangiovese 2010

Brutocao Sangiovese from Mendocino, this is a wine experience.  Sandra and I stopped into the Brutocao winery, the last time we were in the Anderson Valley.   171 more words


farewell dinner with Italian wines

Whoa! I can’t even believe it, but tomorrow morning, I’m leaving for a 10 day culinary trip to Israel! I’m incredibly excited/nervous/pretty much all of the feels, and in order to distract from pre-travel jitters, I spent the afternoon cooking dinner for friends and family. 596 more words

Sanjay's Italian-style Chicken with Parsnips

There’s nothing like the flavour of Italian herbs, and I love to use them for my Italian-style chicken.  The addition of the parsnips makes this a terrific low-carb meal, although it is better (and slightly more authentic) with potatoes.  370 more words


Seeing the Blues

in Montepulciano,

And sipping the Reds!

All in a good day’s work.



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