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A return...

Its been a pretty crazy start to the year, hence the lack of posts but don’t think that means I haven’t been drinking exciting wines… Lets have a brief run down of some of these… 692 more words

Simply Italian Great Wines Tasting 2011, San Francisco

By Michael Rockich

The tenth incarnation of the Simply Italian Great Wines tasting, billed as the world’s premiere Italian wine experience took place on October 26. 616 more words


Wine Tasting

We had a great time last week with our friends at Sovereignty Wines and their distributor Volio Vino!  They were kind enough to help the Colorado Springs Italian Culture Meetup group host a tasting of Italian wines (followed by a movie night), and a great time was had by all. 359 more words

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Hunter Hill Barbera, 2012

Baked tart cherry, soft, leather character, high acid, good finish, with tartness falling off at end. Link to winemaker. Effective 6/10.


Truly Irresistible - Barbera d'Asti DOCG 2012

Truly Irresistible – Barbera d’Asti DOCG 2012

Bought from: Co-op

Cost: £6.99

Location: Piedmonte (Barbera d’Asti), Italy 

It’s been a while since my last review, but never fear, that’s simply because I started a new job recently and have been devoting my time to that. 144 more words


Terra d'oro 2012 Barbera Amador County

Sandra picked up this bottle of Terra d’oro 2012 Barbera, from Amado County in California, at our local grocery store.  The bottle stood out a bit and it looked good to her.   132 more words


Barbera - Famous Red Wines

(Bar-bear-a) Not as popular as Merlot but with similar attributes.

Food pairings: barbera wines are versatile: they match many dishes, including tomato sauces.

Districts: another classic red of Italian origin.

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