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Northern Italian Trip Continued

We then drove north to Barbaresco, a region that again is home to the Nebbiolo grape. The wines, with a few significant exceptions (Gaja, Giacosa), are lighter

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Five First Growths

Much as it goes against the grain to promote somebody else’s events this sounds so good that I feel compelled to mention it. All five Bordeaux First Growths have been

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Warm Wine – No Thanks!

Our recent Tuscan trip was basked in heat that ranged from 30-38C. It was glorious coming from a grey, cool London; however, for wine tasting, it was another story.

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