stories of wines

HERBS & SPICES PAIRED WITH WINE

Spices and herbs are largely used in recipes and make them taste better. Some of them are soft and some add their own very peculiar, persistent flavors that is easy to recognize. It is in such cases that we need … Read More

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THE MOUNTAIN WINE PROJECT

This Mountain Wine Project was a mission impossible made possible. “Vigna 1350”, that is the name of the project, is today the highest vineyard in Western Europe. It is located at 4,430 feet above the sea level, on the Dolomites, … Read More

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4-STEP TASTING – RED WINE

Let’s discover and taste a classic red wine – a young man of high hopes and a loyal face!   Find the right bottle – Morellino di Scansano Roggiano DOCG 2015 Open and pour – rich ruby red, with lively … Read More

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4-STEP TASTING – WHITE WINE

Let’s discover and taste a noble white variety from Lazio Region, strong and delicate, following these 4 steps:   Find the right bottle – Malvasia Puntinata IGT Pietra Pinta di Cori 2016 Open and pour – Straw-yellow color with slight … Read More

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WHEN WINE WAS FOR MEN ONLY

In ancient Rome every morning women kissed their husbands, or, if they were not married yet, they kissed their fathers or brothers. This was called “ius osculi”, that is “right to kiss”, and it was a custom introduced by Roman … Read More

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WINE AND MUSIC TASTING

Good wines can give you special feelings, just like music. It is not by chance that describing wine we talk of “citrus notes”, “tannic accents”, “harmonic set” so here follows a sequence, a crescendo of wines – let’s drink them … Read More

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A PERFECT MATCH

One of the most iconic Italian food is certainly pasta, prepared all over Italy in hundreds different ways from North to South.   Italians follow their traditions to decide which shape of pasta suites best each recipe. So just to … Read More

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REFRESHING WINE & PEACHES

Here is a great, refreshing way of drinking wine during a relaxed summer evening!   1 kg / 2 pounds of peaches with a hard and yellow pulp 1 liter / 4 cups of white dry wine This is an … Read More

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