Tag Archives: Bruno Giacosa

A Night Out At Babbo NYC

First a disclaimer:  Yes, I know you should not drink wines like these at a restaurant, as they have not been aired long enough, and yes, I also know that every time you drink a wine too young, fewer bottles … Continue reading

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Wine Journalism–Apples and Apples, or Apples and Pears?

The world’s best wine magazine (according to itself), Decanter (of UK), calls Bordeaux 2010 vintage “an embarrassment of riches”.  The same magazine says “Tight, Tannic” (a clever attempt at “Titanic” – the vintage is going down…?) about Barolo 2006.  One of their … Continue reading

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Vino della Settimana – 2007 Barbaresco Roccalini

Perhaps the most fun thing to do in the wine world, is to find a wine (almost) all by yourself.  A wine that no one has heard of (yet), that you can (for a while) call your own, and, when … Continue reading

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