Silvano Follador – Little gem of Valdobbiadene
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Silvano Follador – Little gem of Valdobbiadene

It is often that the most prominent story can sometimes come from the smallest place. And such is the case when I roamed in the…

Prosecco – Classification, to what ends?
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Prosecco – Classification, to what ends?

Tell people you are going to visit Champagne and that will undoubtedly conjure a state of admiration. But not the case when I am heading…

Sustainability, the next wine jargon
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Sustainability, the next wine jargon

At the Sustainable Wine Summit held in Verona on February 2nd, several panellists from many parts of the world came together to share their opinions…

2014 Amarone della Valpolicella – Diversity from challenges
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2014 Amarone della Valpolicella – Diversity from challenges

If you are expecting all the wines of 2014 Amarone della Valpolicella to be homogenous with the typical generous, lushness texture that one would commonly…

Do we need Donne del Vino?
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Do we need Donne del Vino?

Donne del Vino, or Women of Wine, is an Italian nationwide association that networks and provides professional resources for women working in the wine industry….

Nizza, Barbera d’Asti evolved
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Nizza, Barbera d’Asti evolved

The name sounds like Pizza, but Nizza is more than that. For two years since the appellation of Nizza DOCG (Denomination of Controlled Origin with…