Tag Archives: Arborina

Tre Bicchieri Piemonte 2016

List over Tre Bicchieri in Piemonte is out. No real suprises here, except perhaps that there’s no Barbera from Alba (except Larigi), and that no winemaker got two…. Great to see both Corinos in there though!! Alta Langa Brut Zero … Continue reading

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Our Top 10 Wines Of 2013

It’s that time of year!  Where you look back, and try to make sense of it all.  The good stuff, and the not so good stuff.  And, to make it easier on yourself, you make lists.  So do we.  First … Continue reading

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Vino della settimana–2006 Barolo Arborina La Foia from Marco Curto

If’ there’s anything we all love as much as outsiders, it’s the newcomers.  In the wine world it’s probably even more so.  Firstly, it’s easy to find a good to great wine if you just pick the usual suspects – … Continue reading

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Monday wine tasting

Not particular good vintages either in Bordeaux or Piemonte, we tried two 1997 wines from those areas yesterday.  Yes, I know that American wine pundits and press has been rather high on 97 nebbiolos, but I personally think that both … Continue reading

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Summer WINE TRAVEL TIP I – Wine and Hiking

Not to be mistaken for Marcialonga, who are for people who prefer energy drinks and granola bars to fine wine and slow food, and requires the presence of snow, Mangialonga is a non-competitive walk, and festival, in the vineyards of … Continue reading

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