Archive for the Tag 'Garganega'


Suave Soave ~ How Could We Not Love This Region of Italy?

One of the greatest gifts that this blog has given to me is that it’s opening up the world. Having a Portuguese client come into my life is the best and single most important life changing experience along my wine career’s path. Enoforum Wines of the Alentejo region of Portugal has not only opened my […]


Week 4: Boxed Wine Experiment with Duca del Frassino

WEEK 4 : Two days after Dark & Delicious, I can certainly use a stiff drink, but will “simma down” and taste this fun, experimental wine. I’m now into the fourth week. If this wine was going to be showing some wear and tear – in any other container – it would surely be showing […]


Refreshing Italian Whites Wines That Just Rock ~ From the Soave Consortium

[Lyla Diaz is in the foreground, with Melanie Hoffman in the background.] Weekly Holidaze Drawing: Just leave a comment on any wine-blog entry this month, to win weekly gifts this December: I was recently asked by Georgia Maloney (representing the Soave Consorzio) if I’d be interested in wines from Italy. My current learning curve is embracing […]