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Wine Wednesday: Azienda Agricola Quaquarini's Sangue di Giuda

This week’s Wine Wednesday is dedicated to a winery from the Oltrepo’Pavese. Few people think immediately of Oltrepo’ when thinking about Italian wine but that is a mistake. 623 more words


Gran Passione Barbera d’Asti Superiore DOCG 2014

Brand: Gran Passione is a label of the Botter family, who since 1928 have been producing wines under environmentally friendly practices. Today the company is managed by the family’s third generation, with a “multi-territorial approach that spans the whole of Italy”, focusing on native vines and organic viticulture. 145 more words

Budget Friendly

Wine Wednesday: San Colombano Al Lambro Frizzante from Azienda Agricola Panizzari

This week’s Wine Wednesday is dedicated to Panizzari’s San Colombano Al Lambro wines. San Colombano al Lambro is Milano’s only DOC wine region. There are 13 wineries that are part of the Consortium which was created in 1987 and they are located in the provinces of Milano and Lodi. 271 more words

Italian Regions

2014 - A Challenging Year - in more ways than one

They say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but maybe when we talk about wine, we should retool this statement to beauty being “on the feel of the palate.” 842 more words

Women In Wine: Azienda Noventa, Botticino DOC, Lombardy

This week’s women in wine is Alessandra from Azienda Noventa in the Botticino DOC area. I met Alessandra in July at her winery. I had met her husband at… 896 more words

Adventures In Winemaking: Super Teaneck 1st Vintage

2015 Barbera D'Alba, Santo Stefano, Castello di Nieve

2015 Barbera D’Alba, Santo Stefano, Castello di Nieve

Thankfully, I don’t have to write about the history of one of my wines and Medieval monks and their unquenchable thirst. 212 more words


Tamburino, Yeovil, Dorset

While Travelling to Dorset, yes Dorset, for a nice and lovely weekend away.
Very lovely area actually, sea, sun, nature, landscape.

Quite difficult to find a great place there as it was difficult to find an accomodation…  so in YEOVIL there is… 181 more words