Chrysanta – A Moscato Giallo from South Tyrol Today I have another wine review from Tenute Loacker for you. This time it’s an organic wine from their South Tyrolean Schwarhof estate. For information on the winery I recommend my Tenute Loacker winery review. Chrysanta is a sweet wine produced with 100% Moscato Giallo grapes. All
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Vigneto Gustin – A fresh experience Fratelli Rovero is an organic winery from the famous town Asti which is located in the Piedmont region of Italy. The winery produces four white wines, one sweet wine and seven red wines. Last but not least they manufacture Barbera Chinato. Only recently I had the chance to try
Italian knowhow in Argentina Masi is an Italian winery from the Veneto region. They are one of the largest wineries of the country. According to stats from the Gambero Rosso they bottle 3.400.000 bottles each year. Recently the winery expanded to South America – to be precise to Mendoza, Argentina. In the last years it
Mulled Wine Germany has a long tradition when it comes to Mulled Wine. The oldest documented Glühwein tankard dates back to 1420. It belonged Count John IV of Katzenelnbogen who is said to be the very first vintner to ever have planted the Riesling grape on a large scale. Glühwein is the traditional German Christmas
New week, new wine quiz Sorry that this week’s wine quiz did not get published yesterday like it was supposed to. Five new questions are waiting for you to get solved! Question 1 Tuscany is home to all of the following wines but one. Name the wine and determine where it’s from A) Morellino di
Wine quiz solutions It’s Friday again! If you live in American then I hope you had a great Thanksgiving yesterday. Time for the solutions of this week’s wine quiz. Question 1 There were a few surprise in the latest Gambero Rosso guide. Which of the following wines did not win the prestigious “tre bicchieri” award?
San Lorenzo: The volcano wine Girolamo Russo is located at the bottom of the volcano Etna. The Etna is one of the few remaining active volcanoes in Europe. This small winery produces three red and one white wine – all of them are classified as Etna DOC. Around half a year ago I reviewed the