Tag Archives: Italian wine

Battle of the Bubbly: Champagne vs. Prosecco

prosecco and champagne bottles

Sometimes you can’t help but want to enjoy a glass of fine wine or bubbly with dinner in the evening, but with so many choices stocking the shelves, it can be hard to decide which one you would like the most when it comes to taste and aroma. Whether you have never had a glass […]

The Secret to Italian Wine and Food Pairing

wine and pasta

Lets talk about Italian wine and food pairing! To begin lets get some technicals out of the way. Sometimes opposites attract, but not always with wine and food. It’s not necessary to always get to mixed up into “what must be drunk with what” according to some wine aficionado’s. Go with Chef Michael Chiarello’s motto […]

Varietal Spotlight: Pinot Grigio

To officially kick off our Italian wine journey we are starting with the most popular white varietal in the region and one you are more than likely familiar with: Pinot Grigio! This grape is grown in the northeastern regions of Italy, it particularly thrives in Valdadige and Veneto where these crisp, refreshing wines gain more […]