Wine

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by Silvia Donati | Wed, 09/22/2021 - 05:38
Fall in Italy is synonymous with vendemmia (grape harvest), so this makes it a perfect time to visit small towns and villages immersed among rolling hills and…
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by kaila | Wed, 09/08/2021 - 10:00
Along the Tuscan border sits Lake Trasimeno, situated in a north-west pocket of Umbria and just a stone’s throw away from some of the most prominent Sangiovese…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 09/03/2021 - 08:04
Before she moved to Italy’s Val di Non, Silvia Tadiello didn't even know that Groppello di Revò existed. However, this obscure - to most - red wine produced in…
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by cynthialpchaplin | Wed, 08/04/2021 - 06:22
Seven hundred years ago this September, Italy’s most famous poet, Dante Alighieri, died in Ravenna, after years of exile from his beloved Florence. He wrote…
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by Violetta Sturiale | Tue, 07/13/2021 - 10:22
Rosé wine may be trendy now, but its production is one of the oldest in the history of wine making. Its origins can be traced back to the Mediterranean rim,…
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by andrewcotto | Wed, 06/09/2021 - 12:03
Considered among the “Grandfathers” of Italian wine, Brunello di Montalcino had maintained a patriarchal association since the mid-1800s when production began…
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by rochelledelborrello | Mon, 01/25/2021 - 10:22
In his book, the New Wines of Mount Etna journalist and professional winemaker Benjamin Spencer explores the Mount Etna wine-producing area in a mixture of…
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by Silvia Donati | Fri, 01/08/2021 - 00:00
Among Italy’s Unesco World Heritage Sites aren’t just artworks, castles, cities and monuments; there are also entire areas, such as the vineyard landscape of…
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by Anonymous (not verified) | Mon, 12/21/2020 - 00:28
As autumn draws into winter this 2020, party season may find itself diminished – if not wiped out entirely.  But that doesn’t mean traditional celebrations can…
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by Anna Lebedeva | Tue, 06/16/2020 - 00:25
Forget Barolo and Chianti. There are hundreds of indigenous grape varieties in Italy, which make wines that you probably have never tried. The Italian National…