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Pio Cesare Ornato Barolo 2001

I’m generally a Bordeaux girl (left bank, specifically), but I went to Tuscany recently and discovered some rather exciting wines there, courtesy of Enoteca Pitti Gola e Cantina. 300 more words


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


Barbera D’Asti 2015 DOCG with Italian Meatballs

February was a difficult month for wine and food matching and it has been quite an adventure to discover such a gorgeous red wine. It is from the beautiful Piedmont region in northwest Italy and has DOCG on the neck of the bottle.  364 more words


Amarone is for lovers 😍

Hello fellow wine lovers and welcome back to the Sip Life! One of my favorite holidays is swiftly approaching- Valentine’s Day! I’m sure my honey has an amazing day of romance planned, but it wouldn’t be complete without something equally romantic to sip on. 831 more words


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


Checking in - 1998 Travaglini Gattinara

I’m trying to remember the first time I had a Travaligni wine, it may have been just before or around the time the grapes for this wine were grown. 651 more words


Wine Review Online: Taurasi Riserva DOCG Piano di Montevergine 2011 95 pts

Michael Apstein gives Feudi di San Gregorio, Taurasi Riserva DOCG (Campania, Italy) Piano di Montevergine 2011 95 points on WineReviewOnline.com

He notes that “ I hate to say that an almost $75 a bottle of wine is a bargain, but, if you have 75 bucks to spend on a wine, here it is.  108 more words