Posts Tagged ‘DOCG’

Two Sicilies – Wines from Etna and Ragusa

Having just returned from the annual Sicilia en primeur event, I find myself swimming in impressions about what’s happening on this island. Or is it a continent on its own? The further from the mainland you get, the more you feel you’re on a separate continent, a crosswind of cultures set out in the Mediterranean […]

news from VINO2010: Prosecco, Brunello, Chianti, Montepulciano

With Italy producing 30% of all the wine in the European Union, four of their top regions want to educate US consumers and buyers in a 3-year program beginning this spring. Could be fun. Four wine regions have banded together to educate us. One is the effervescent Prosecco which is skyrocketing in worldwide popularity as […]