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Today I tried the new vintage 2010 Barbera from Azienda Agricola Bianchi. As you can tell by its name, this wine is made off 100% Barbera grapes. Azienda Agricola Bianchi is from the Piedmont region in Italy. The wine just came out a few weeks ago. I’ve had many different vintages from Bianchi’s Barbera before.
Two Famous Italian Cocktails Today I am not writing about a particular wine, instead I want to introduce to you two very famous Italian cocktails: Rossini and Bellini. Both are very popular in Europe. Especially during spring and summer. Rossini is actually very simple to make. All you need is Prosecco, a type of Italian
During my short trip to Rome I stopped by a few enotecas (wine-shops) and bought some bottles of wine. One of the bottles I bought is a 2011 vintage Fiano di Avellino. Produced by Feudi di San Gregorio in Campania, southern Italy, this white wine is made of 100% Fiano grapes. Even though the alcohol
Two Italian national drinks When Italians talk about aperitif they think about light white wines, rosè, sparkling wines and about Aperol Spritz. So what exactly is Aperol Spritz? Aperol Spritz is not pure wine, instead it is a type of wine-drink which usually gets served in big fancy glasses. Aperol Spritz originated in the region
A year ago during my vacation near Padova I stumbled upon a small winery – Azienda Agricola Mutta. I’ve met Massimo Mutta, the vintner, in town on a random occasion. He invited me to stop by his winery which was only a few minutes away from the apartment I stayed at. After a touring through
Osteria del Vino e della Birra is one of my favorite places to get wine from. It’s on the 2nd floor in the Ambasciatori complex which is located in Via degli Orefici 19, Bologna. Owned and operated by Eataly, Osteria del Vino e della Birra is just one of three restaurants within Ambasciatori. They are