Category Archives: Emila-Romagna

Exploring Sangiovese di Romagna: 2009 Zuffa – Infintum – Colli d’Imola DOC

Romagna is a historical region of Northern Italy located between the Apennines and the Adriatic Sea. The area corresponds to the south-eastern part of present-day Emilia-Romagna and borders the Republic of San Marino. It is one of the wealthiest and most developed regions in Europe with the oldest known university in the western world, Università

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Quick Travel Update + Must-Try: 2009 Cantine Due Palme – Selvarossa Riserva

Hello from Bologna! I had a good flight to Florence and after visiting half a day in the city I took a high-speed train to Bologna – the capital city of the Emilia Romagna. Just half a day in Florence? Well I’ll go back to Florence next week and I’ve actually visited the city a

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Exploring Italian Sparkling Wine: Pignoletto

Pignoletto Italy is not only home to some of the world’s very best red and white wines. Over the last centuries, the country developed a tradition to produce sparkling wines. Because Italian wine legislation is sometimes quite difficult to understand, I wrote a guide which should help you to understand the differences between a Vino

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Wine Guide: Emilia-Romagna

Introduction The Emilia-Romagna is a region in North-Western Italy consisting of the former regions Emilia and Romagna. Capital city is Bologna. The region is according to Eurostat the third richest region of Italy and one of the richest and most-developed European regions. The name Emilia derives from the ancient Romans who built the famous road

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2011 Tre Monti – Campi di Mezzo – Sangiovese di Romagna DOC Superiore

As you might have noticed, I’ve decided to change the title layout a bit. I believe the new one is easier to understand while providing more information at the same time. My new system now lists the year – the winery – the name of the wine – the wine classification (for example DOC, DOCG,

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2011 Vigneto San Vito – Pignoletto Superiore -Colli Bolognesi Pignoletto DOC

The hills around the Medieval city Bologna in the Emilia Romagna, Italy are known for their beautiful vineyards. Vigneto San Vito produces a Pignoletto Superiore in the comune of Moteveglio. Their Pignoletto Superiore has the DOC quality assurance. A total of 10000 bottles have been manufactred of the 2011 vintage. The cuvée consists of 90%

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Azienda Agricola Zuffa Historia Spumante Demi-Sec Rosè Gran Cru

The winery Azienda Agricola Zuffa is located in Imola, a small town in the Emilia Romagna region. The Historia Spumate Demi-Sec Rosé Gran Cru is a sparkling rosé wine made solely with organic Pinot Nero (Pinot Noir) grapes. The color was a pale pink and alcohol by volume was liste at 11.5%. Strangely enough the

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