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Lombardije (3)

Zoals we in onze eerste blog over Lombardije al verteld hebben, kun je dit wijngebied onderverdelen in vier sub-regio’s. Een daarvan is Oltrepò Pavese. In deze blog zullen we je laten kennismaken met een aantal wijnen uit dit gebied. 1,357 more words


Happy #NationalDrinkWineDay - 5 unusual #wines to try

Is anyone as amused as I am that National Drink Wine Day coincides with Ash Wednesday this year? I suppose it’s a non-event unless you’re one of the self-mortifying few who gave up wine for Lent. 505 more words


Adventures in Bonarda with Familia Zuccardi Wines

Maybe its my inner contrarian, but I like “unmarketable” wine grapes from the start. You know the grapes I mean: obscure, hard to pronounce, unknown because no one’s bothered to get to know them.  532 more words


Ocaso Blend Single Vineyard 2008

An interesting combination of Malbec, Cab Sauv and Bonarda. Lots of blackberry and vanilla.
We had this way too cold but even then the flavours really came out.