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June Tasting Out East

At the end of June I took another drive out East to the wineries on the North Fork. Seems like this is the only game in town for social drinking. 242 more words


Poggio Lucina Rosso di Montalcino D.o.c.

Italy is a place that has an amazingly long history and I have found it is best to learn about it while enjoying a glass of fantastic Italian wine. 296 more words

Red Wine

NOT Pianissimo

Dark, dense ruby with still-purple edges and a bit of sediment. A nose shockingly acidic–ALL Italian–but rife with the sort of concentration typically reserved for New World wines. 264 more words



Brunello di Montalcino is a red wine produced in the Tuscany region of Italy in the vineyards surrounding the small medieval town of Montalcino about 100 miles south of Florence ( 631 more words

Food And Wine

Two Italians walk into a bar

SOOOO many rosés here stacked up begging for attention. At the expense of sounding like #influencer, it almost feels like rosé season never really got off to a good start this summer. 297 more words


Castello d'Albola Chianti Classico 2006 DOCG, Italy

Ruby in color with a wide brick/ orange rim.

Fruity nose of cherries, ripen strawberries, light wood, vinaigrette, dark coffee, earth, forest floor, spices, black pepper and tobacco leaf. 93 more words

* Red Wine

Not Put Asunder, 16 Years and Counting

It’s that time again! Another year of shockingly blissful marriage to the amazing Anne, another anniversary dinner to celebrate. 693 more words