Tag Archives: Grapes

Italian Wine Regions: Abruzzo

Abruzzo [say it: ah-BRUT-zo], on the east coast of central Italy, is a region full of color:  the deep blue of the Adriatic sea, the grey of the mountains and castles from centuries past, greens of the national parks, and … Continue reading

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Wine Quotes: Amo il Vino…..

“Amo il vino talmente che odio chi mangia l’uva.” ~Origins unknown Translation:  “I love wine so much that I hate whoever eats grapes.” Cheers! Aubrie Talarico  

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What’s That Mean? Understanding Italian Wine Labels

There’s a lot of info on those labels, and being in Italian certainly doesn’t make it look less mysterious to non-Italian speakers…  However the good news is that with respect to world wine labels, Italian labels are relatively easy to … Continue reading

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Italian Wine Regions: Veneto

VENETO:  You know this area already for its beloved “floating” city Venice and Verona, where Romeo & Juliet became star-crossed lovers.  Historically speaking this has been an area of major importance in terms of trade and connecting European and Asian … Continue reading

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