Tag: Italy

Lorenzo Accomasso

I’ll Drink to That: Winemaker Lorenzo Accomasso

Episode 482 of I’ll Drink to That! features legendary Barolo producer Lorenzo Accomasso, along with a deep lesson in the history of

box of wine bottles

Vinography Unboxed: Week of 11/22/20

Hello, and welcome to my periodic dig through the samples pile. I’m pleased to bring you the latest installment of

open case of wine

Vinography Unboxed: Week of 6/21/20

Hello, and welcome to my periodic dig through the samples pile. I’m pleased to bring you the latest installment of

I’ll Drink to That: Enrico Pozzesi Remembers His Friend Giulio Gambelli

Episode 444 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and features Enrico Pozzesi. Enrico Pozzesi. Pozzesi is the owner

I’ll Drink to That: Lodovico Antinori

Episode 434 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features Lodovico Antinori, a partner in Tenuta di

I’ll Drink to That: Friulian Producer Giampaolo Venica

Episode 426 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features Giampaolo Venica, who works with his family

I’ll Drink to That: Elena Pantaleoni of La Stoppa

Episode 423 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features Elena Pantaleoni, the proprietor of the La

I’ll Drink to That: Wine Writer Michael Garner

Episode 420 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features Michael Garner, the co-author of the book

I’ll Drink to That: Winemaker Beppe Colla of Prunotto winery

Episode 419 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features Beppe Colla, the longtime winemaker for the

I’ll Drink to That: Mapmaker Alessandro Masnaghetti

Episode 417 of I’ll Drink to That! was released recently, and it features Alessandro Masnaghetti, the editor of Enogea and

Montenidoli, San Gimignano, Tuscany: Some Current Releases

About three months ago, I found myself wandering around the halls at the Vino2011 tradeshow in New York. Put on

Palmina Winery, Santa Barbara County: Current Releases

You know how some entrepreneurs seem to start businesses in their sleep? They create a company, make it profitable or

2005 Savanna “Sogno Due” White Wine, Campania, Italy

Despite all kinds of advice to the contrary, we continue to judge our books by the cover and our wines

Giacomo Conterno Barolo and Barbera: Italy’s Greatest Wines?

Because of our deep history with wine, the standards by which we judge today’s efforts must be placed within the

The Best Italian Wines: Tasting Tre Bicchieri 2009

I pride myself on my broad tastes in wine. I like wine from everywhere, and don’t believe I have a

Another Reason to Live in Italy

We all have our fantasies. These days mine lean a bit more towards getting more sleep than chance encounters with

Are EU Lawmakers Going to Destroy the Italian Wine Industry?

France, you get a free pass today. The European Common Market Organization is my newest punching bag when it comes

Italy Gets it Right. Scotland Gets it Very, Very Wrong.

There are those of you who believe that one of my favorite things to do here on Vinography consists of

La Brancaia, Chianti, Italy: Current Releases

Tuscany will always hold a special place in my heart. If not for the dreamlike quality of the rolling Chianti