Tag Archives: Vigna Rionda

Official Barolo 2009 Launch Ceremony – Il Barolo 2009 un’annata alla vostra attenzione

101 winemakers ready to serve their 09 babies, a more crowded than usual Barolo town center, Jancis Robinson as the headliner (after the wine, of course), and great weather to boot.  Our first visit to this annual event, this time … Continue reading

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Vino Del Weekend – Tartufo Hunt

Fall time is hunting time for many, so also for us. However, the kind of hunting fit for people that are not very good to handle guns and the like.  Tartufo, or truffle, hunting is a great activity involving fresh … Continue reading

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Looking for Luca (and the 04 Barolo Villero Riserva)

In addition to making great wines, Luca Currado and Elena Penna works relentlessly to reach wine lovers all around the world with their stories and, of course, wines.  We have been fortunate to meet up with the family not only … Continue reading

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