Tags » Grappa

Resto 45 Ristorante Villa 600, Torcello

We were in Torcello on the recommendation of a friend to see the churches. Torcello Cathedral, pictured below, is quite easily the greatest work of art that I saw during our stay in Venice. 668 more words

Food

Episode 116: Back to Basics - Brandy

https://pntcast.files.wordpress.com/2017/08/episode-116_-back-to-basics-brandy.mp3
We’re back, and our snifters are full of that most grape-y of base liquors, brandy. Josh learns how to test booze by exploding it, and Kate learns that Winston Churchill was getting free Turkish hooch long after he was dead. Join us!

Podcast

Bassano del Grappa

Bassano del Grappa, in the Veneto region of northern Italy, was said to be founded in the 2nd century BC by a Roman soldier called Bussianus, but there is some evidence to suggest it is much older. 456 more words

Travel

Sipping Soirée at Grappa

A fun local event I photographed on the beautiful patio of Grappa in Park City. If you like delicious food & wine, live music and friendly company, you can attend this year’s… 26 more words

Park City

Good Grappa Is Different Gravy

Grappa has to be one of the most infamous spirits in the world. So many people scrunch their face up at the mere mention of the stuff. 390 more words

Two Great Grappas

Anyone who has ever had a meal with me knows I am an unrelenting grappista. I long ago stopped being embarrassed by it. Now, if a grappa hasn’t been offered, I just unashamedly ask for one at the end of meal – sometimes before the end, if the meal is an exceptionally ample or long one. 737 more words

Italy

Free Run Cellars Grappa

Maker: Round Barn, Baroda, Michigan, USA

Grapes: Gewürztraminer, Muscat.

Style: Pomace brandy.

ABV: 40%

Note: I received a 25% media discount on purchases and a free lunch when I purchased this brandy. 145 more words

Micro-distillers