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De-Mystify Italian Wine by Viewing a Wine Map

Italian Wine can be incredibly confusing if you don’t look at a Regional Wine Map. Here is a Wine Spectator Map of Tuscany:


The map will help you to understand noteable wine regions in Tuscany. 583 more words

Italian Wine

What to Pair with an Existential Crisis


Chianti because you can eat it with a tomato-sauced pasta.  Chianti and tomato equal each other in acidity and balance beautifully.  Each bite enhances the next. 156 more words

A Few Brief Thoughts on my Week in Italy

It was an overcast morning Tuesday in Verona as I sat on a bench near the entrance to the VeronaFiere convention grounds watching the crowd swarm in. 598 more words


Spring is here! An Exhibition in Pietrasanta, a Half Marathon in Florence, Claudia Cardinale, A thousand Years ago and A Bee invasion in Beautiful Tuscany.

Benvenuti and Welcome to all my Lovely Followers around the World,

Well, thank God for that, spring is really here at last and the forecast is sunshine for the next couple of weeks.  769 more words


Old Vintages of Italian Wine and Pizza

Roberto Caporuscio, one of the best pizzaioli in New York and owner of Keste and several other restaurants, is now creating his pizzas with a new type of flour that he says yields better results.  544 more words

Italian Red Wine

Grifone - Chianti Riserva DOCG - 2014 - Wine Review - Trader Joe's

April 13, 2018

This is a medium-bodied wine which seemed a little harsh at first, but smoothed out once opened for a while. Mild tannins leave a mild earthy feel in the mouth.  51 more words