Tag: Italian wine

A Mighty Melange: The Custoza Wines of Lake Garda

I don’t think there will ever come a time in my life when I feel like I have a comprehensive

The Pink Wine That Isn’t: The Many Charms of Cerasuolo d’Abruzzo

Rosé has come a long, long way in America. When I first started writing about wine, it was a depressed

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Vinography Unboxed: Week of 9/26/21

Hello and welcome to my weekly dig through the pile of wine samples that show up asking to be tasted.

The Best Pink Prosecco for Your Fabulous Post-Pandemic Frivolity

Many of us have reason to celebrate, or will soon, as the pandemic gradually recedes from immediate concern and we

The Best of Italian Wine: Tasting the Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri

As a wine writer and critic, I am frequently asked to name my favorite wine. It’s an annoying question, like

I’ll Drink to That: Wine Writer Victor Hazan

Episode 431 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features Victor Hazan, who wrote the book “Italian

I’ll Drink to That: Importer Ernest Ifkovitz, of PortoVino

Episode 382 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently and features Ernest Ifkovitz is a partner in PortoVino, an

Three Glasses Full: Highlights from the 2013 Tre Bicchieri Tasting

When given the opportunity — usually the occasion of someone asking me “what’s your favorite wine” — I often tell