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Interview: Anuva Wines of Buenos Aires. All about Argentinian wine. Part 1. Grapes and places

Argentinian wine is popular but not much understood. Alderman editor Paul Fishman asked Florencia Campicelli, a sommelier at Anuva Wines of Buenos Aires, to tell us something about it. 1,670 more words

All the Wine Dudes

Last week I was invited to two tastings in one day – both for the same wines! The first was a casual sit down tasting at Canteen with Ryan Everitt and his guests the inimitable David Scholfield and the tall dark and handsome Antonio Morescalchi, the co- founder of Altos Los Hormigas in Argentina. 516 more words

Wine Tasting, Learning About Wine

24-Hours of Food and Wine in Bologna

Ah, Bologna. Our stopover in Italy’s culinary gem was far too brief. With a mere 24-hours to explore it was critical that we focus our priorities. 793 more words


Bonarda dell’Oltrepò Pavese DOC

Principal Grape:

  • Variety: Croatina (locally known as Bonarda); Croatina Pignola (biotype of high quality);
  • Bunch: medium-sized, pyramidal or conical;
  • Berry: medium, spheroid;
  • Skin: thick skin, waxy, dark blue;
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Kaiken Terroir Series - Malbec Bonarda Petit Verdot 2012

Kaiken Terroir Series – Malbec Bonarda Petit Verdot 2012

Bought from: Liquorice (Shenfield)

Cost: £10.99

Location: Mendoza, Argentina

It pours an inky textured dark purple colour, tinged with pink. 60 more words


Tasting Note #21 – artisan wine from Piedmont: Cascina Gilli "Sernú" Bonarda 2011 & "Le More" Barbera d'Asti 2012

Those two Italian specimen come from a tasting pack that I have recently ordered at www.vinonostrum.net. I wanted to test their shipping services and wines, so I blind-ordered one of the lower priced tasting packs, this Cascina Gilli tasting pack, using a 15€ off voucher which came in pretty handy. 407 more words



Here below my new article regarding a beautiful ” new ” grape which is getting famous in Argentina and outside:


Take a look at my article in the link below, written for a web site i am collaborating with, … 22 more words