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Fennel & Roasted Tomato Lasagne

This is a great veggie dish that has had two outings in our house within a short space of time. It’s also one of the best recipes we’ve found for fennel which we sometimes find a bit uninspiring.  315 more words


Italian style, California mood: Giornata Winery - (How to grow a happy Sangiovese in Paso Robles)

Their last name (Terrizzi) let guess some Italian origins and in fact Brian has some Sicilian ancestors, although now his family has been American for generations. 1,234 more words

Wine Tasting

Ever Wonder How Winemakers Perform Brix/Sugar Tests?

Click below to find out how winemakers perform sugar tests (brix tests) in the vineyards.


Stuck in Lodi Again - Looking for Great Zinfandel Bottles of Wine

The Center of the Universe

For Zinfandel Bottles of Wine

We always sing the praises of Lodi as the center of the Zinfandel wine universe. If you are looking for an interesting place to try new wines, make your way to this central valley farming town. 526 more words

The Pleasures Of Tasting Wine

Når haglet dreper

– Vi har… he… he… he… hatt mye problemer den siste uken… nesten alt er.. hm…hmm… ødelagt.

Vi har nettopp kommet til produsenten Le Boncie. … 767 more words


Summer Wines from Montefalco

As I have mentioned a few times, I have a curious relationship with online tastings. The concept is fairly straight-forward: a wine entity sends out samples to a group of bloggers who then “meet” online at the allotted time to discuss the wines. 711 more words


Castello di Farnetella Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG 2012

Estate: Castello di Farnetella is located in the province of Siena in Tuscany, Italy. The Poggiali family purchased the historic estate with its 65 hectares of vineyards in 1981. 193 more words

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