Tag Archives: Sicily

Italian Wine & Halloween Candy Pairing!

Halloween and candy isn’t just for kids.  Why not spice up your candy with some Italian vino?  Below are some pairings that are sure to satisfy (and hopefully not spook) your candy and wine cravings!   Skittles: Moscato d’Asti (e.g. … Continue reading

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Italian Wine Regions: Sicily

Sicily, where Ulysses once ran into a rather unfriendly cyclops, has had a long romance with the grapevine.  In fact in the famous epic The Odyssey, Ulysses manages to escape becoming the Cyclops’ dinner in part from the help of … Continue reading

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Sippin Wine in Sicily with Ciro Biondi!

(From Left to Right: Giulianna, Stefano, Dusty, and yours truly Aubrie) From the brilliant blue waves of the sea right up to Etna’s blackened slopes, Sicily is a place as rich with landscapes as it is wines, food, and history.  … Continue reading

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Italian Wine Quiz: #1

Ready to test your knowledge of the Italian grape sauce? Or are you just looking for a fun way to put off working? Either way, take this Italian wine quiz! Answers are at the end. 1. Chianti is made from: … Continue reading

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