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2019 Barbaresco Vintage Report

2019 BARBARESCO VINTAGE REPORT It’s always fun to attend Barbaresco A Tavola during the month of May to get an idea of the current vintage in Barbaresco. The last 3 Fridays of the month, many local restaurants participate with a tasting of up to 21 Barbarescos...

Women In Wine – Barolo

CELEBRATING WINE WOMEN Women in the Langhe have always had an important role. Besides obviously taking care of the families and providing food on the table, the mothers and grandmothers were particularly good at tying the canes in the winter and of course picking...

2018 Barolo Wine Vintage Report

2018 BAROLO VINTAGE REPORT The talk of the town around Barolo these days is the newly published article by Antonio Galloni where he nearly bashes most of the wines from the 2018 vintage. Of course this was disappointing to the winemakers who put their heart and soul...

Great Gallina Barbarescos

GALLINA – A HEN OR TOP BARBARESCO VINEYARD SITE? Gallina is both a hen in Italian and the name of a top vineyard site of Barbaresco in the town of Neive. You will be just like a fox in a henhouse once you start tasting these! Ok, I will stop with the hen...

Beautiful Barolos From Brunate

THE BEAUTY OF BRUNATE BAROLOS The Brunate vineyard is predominately located in La Morra village but extends down the hill into the town of Barolo itself.  It has always been considered a “grand cru” and historical site for making ageworthy Barolos. You can...