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Stalking Luca Currado – of Vietti – in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

Described as a contemporary, casual trattoria-style restaurant with alfresco dining overlooking the Opera House, Opera is a restaurant in the Park Hyatt Hotel, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.  Honed as one of the better restaurants in town, inside probably the best … Continue reading

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Stalking Luca Currado – of Vietti – This Time In Sweden

No Luca sighting this time, but at least his wines had their way to Systembolaget in Sweden. For me personally, Vietti’s 2010 Barbera d’Alba Vigna Scarrone was one of this summer’s big surprises.  Not that it has not always been … Continue reading

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Birthday wine of the week: 08 Barbera d’Asti Tre Vigne, by Vietti

To avoid having two wine’s of the week, and to honor the great Luca Currado on his birthday, we have today our first ever Birthday Wine of the Week! Why not Vietti’s Barolo Brunate (one of the best wines in … Continue reading

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Vino della Settimana – 2007 Barbera d’Asti Bricco dell’Uccellone, by Braida

I’ve been dreading this moment for awhile now. This was never meant to be just another wine blog, writing the same stories that you’ve read a hundred times before.  We should find the wines, the winemakers, and the wine stories, … Continue reading

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