Tuscany | Brunello, Chianti Classico, Bolgheri

Tuscany is a region in the north western corner of central Italy known for its spectacular landscapes and giving birth to the Renaissance. When it comes to wine Tuscany is home to many different blends but sangiovese is king; Being the predominate grape in Brunello and Chianti you can’t drink wine in Tuscany without it….

Piedmont | Barbaresco, Monferrato, Asti,

One of the smaller vineyards in Barbaresco and one of the best in my opinion is Cascina Brusciata. The land itself dates back to 1880 when it was originally just a farm. It was made into a winery in the 1950’s by then owner Marino Balbo. His son Carlo is the one who really helped…

Piedmont | Dogliani, Barolo

For a wine lover a trip to any wine region is the ideal way to spend leisure time. You can read all the books, magazines, and periodicals you like but nothing can compare to actually submerging yourself in the towns and history that make the wines we love so great. This year (thanks to some…