Tag Archives: Italian wine

As we gear up for fall at the shop, our tasting schedule is ramping up as well, which is sometimes fun, and sometimes just slogging through 20+ "red blends" in a day, searching for one…

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Next week, I'll be headed to northern Italy's Alto Adige region, famous for its Pinot Grigio and pork products. A few days ago, what should appear at our tasting table during our grueling (ha!) Tasting…

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We're in the sticky, sweaty, clammy period of summer now, and that calls for beer! I revisited Smuttynose's Hayseed, made in an obscure style called grisette. It's similar to a saison, but lighter and smoother.…

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