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There are some powerful grapes in the world: by that I mean tannins that are full and bold and can sometimes have a tendency to rip your face off. Nebbiolo, Sagrantino, Touriga Nacional, just to name a few. And then … Continue reading
Thirsty Thirty-Something Thursday #28 – Hmm…Italy again!
Time for another edition of Thirsty! And I know it’s Friday, but why not change it up? 🙂 One would think that it is not difficult to find wines between $30 and $40, but sometimes it really is! And at … Continue reading
Posted in Thirsty Thursday, Varietals Tagged coastal, fresh, grape, indegenous, Italy, Maremma, saline, seafood, seaside, tang, Tuscany, Tyrrhenian, Vermentino, white Leave a comment
Thirsty Thirty-Something Thursday #13- Marche
Of all the the autochothonous grapes out there, Lacrima certainly seems to be one that is more native than others. This grape has held much fascination for myself and for those in my tasting group. There was complete silence in … Continue reading
Posted in Education, Joy of Wine, Varietals Tagged Adriatic, autochthonous, di Morro d'Alba, grape, Italy, Lacrima, Marche, native, Thursday 1 Comment
Thirsty Thirty-Something Thursday #6 – Gavi
I’ll try not to inundate these posts with Italian wine, but I gotta tell ya…the geek in me keeps coming out whether it’s a region, grape or cool looking bottle. This weeks instalment has all three! Not to mention that … Continue reading
Posted in Tasting, Varietals, wine Tagged Alessandria, Cortese, DOC, DOCG, Gavi, grape, Italy, law, Monferrato, Piemonte, Thursday 2 Comments