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Ferdinando Principiano including an excellent 2013 Barolo

French-Swedish online wine dealer Caviste also sells wines from the Piemontese producer Ferdinando Principiano. I tasted the last release in late October, as well as the corresponding wines in  783 more words


CasaSmith Cervo Barbera 2014

Barbera from Columbia Valley, Washington, US

100% barbera

14.5% alcohol

Opened 5 Feb 2018

els: 9.1/10

Wine Advocate: 93

Wine Enthusiast: 91

International Wine Report: 90… 432 more words

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Wine 5: Barbera (and pizza)

I have never been to Italy, but after this week’s wine, I feel as though I must….and soon! In addition to the beautiful land, language, and culture that is Italy, this country grows an abundance of unique grapes used in wine-making. 986 more words


Michele Chiarlo Celebrates 60 Years

 Michele Chiarlo, an historic Piedmontese producer, is celebrating 60 years of winemaking and 40 years of working with the importer Kobrand in the United States. 1,474 more words

Michele Chiarlo: Sixty Years of Winemaking in Piedmont

Michele Chiarlo’s first vintage was in 1958 and he has been with Kobrand, his importer and distributor for 40 years. In honor of their association Michele brought a 1978 Barolo to a special truffle  dinner and tasting event at New York’s Restaurant Casa L’Apicii. 1,276 more words


Chiarlo Double Anniversary

Some formal dinners are memorable because of the food, some because of the wine, and some because of the occasion. The recent Chiarlo Double Anniversary Dinner sponsored by Kobrand at Casa Apicii in New York’s Greenwich Village did the hat trick and scored on all three counts. 835 more words


Franco Serra Barbera d’Asti DOCG 2015

Winery: Brother and sister Andrea and Francesca Sperone are the 4th generation of the winemaking Sperone family. With 75 acres of vineyards in Piedmont, the family has a built a reputation for crafting “affordable premium wines”. 145 more words

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