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Practical Guide to Learn How to Read an Italian Wine Label

Practical Guide to Learn How to Read an Italian Wine Label

January 22, 2021

It has happened to all of us, at least once, to find ourselves in the situation of having to choose a bottle of wine for a dinner at a friend's house. And for many of us, it can be very difficult to approach the labels of the bottle of wine. Therefore we usually decide to rely on a salesman from the wine shop or the one from the supermarket who starts giving us explanations that are incomprehensible to our ears. We often risk buying a product of which we do not know the origin and, in general terms, the general… read more
Food and Wine pairing from the Point of View of an Authentic Tuscan Winery

Food and Wine pairing from the Point of View of an Authentic Tuscan Winery

January 20, 2021

Food and wine pairing is surely one of the most interesting subjects for consumers. So here it is for you: Food and Wine pairing from the Point of View of an Authentic Tuscan Winery. We want to specify that this article mainly reflects our point of view, well, because after all, food and wine matching is something extremely personal. An objective parameter, and not something subjective. Understanding how to match a food to a specific wine is, moreover, fundamental in order not to risk to ruin one or the other. What to look for in a good pairing? If we… read more
Food and Wine Horoscope 2021

Food and Wine Horoscope 2021

January 18, 2021

We very much like the food and wine horoscope that Irina Romanoff Mihailenko published on her blog Sparkling Life last week. Therefore, we decided to republish a translated version here with her permission. So, if you want to discover more about your food and wine horoscope, then this is an article for you. Remember that #hashtags are not to be underestimated for an effervescent 2021.   Aquarius.   The slogan this year is "in search of lost time and freedom." Perfect place of pastime and perdition? Wine cellars. Those well stocked of course. A year of great positivity and big… read more
8 Tips to Host A Wine Tasting Party

8 Tips to Host A Wine Tasting Party

January 7, 2021

Image Source Wine tasting party ideas are unique and exciting for the people who love to try out new wine types. You can arrange for such parties to try new wines, and thereby improve your palate. It can also be held with any dinner party where you get to open different wine bottles, compare the vintages along with the regional ones, and enjoy the ambiance and the wines with a lively discussion. But before planning a wine tasting party, don't forget to get your bottle of Shiraz wine for the ultimate enjoyment. Hosting a party can be confusing sometimes. But… read more
Taking Your Pets Along This Holiday? Five Things You Must Pack

Taking Your Pets Along This Holiday? Five Things You Must Pack

December 23, 2020

Do you want to take your pets along this holiday? Many people have profound love and attachment to their pets. They do not see their pet as an animal but as a part of the family. The preparation you made for the journey, however, determines how comfortable the journey will be. As a result, it is vital to get set with every necessary material to help you have a great experience on your holiday with your pet. Photo by @rrinna from Pexels Some people cannot afford to leave their pets behind while they fly off for the holidays. Many pet owners don't find… read more
"Un San Valentino vinoso con Montemaggio"

"Un San Valentino vinoso con Montemaggio"

January 19, 2015

Per il prossimo San Valentino l'azienda Montemaggio, che si trova nel cuore della Toscana in particolare nella meravigliosa zona del Chianti Classico, propone tre input legati al vino: Creare un'etichetta personalizzata per l'amata/o con la frase più romantica e l'immagine che più rappresenta la storia d'amore. Un modo originale per brindare con un'indimenticabile bottiglia. Quinta Essentia di Montemaggio IGT 2009 Questo vino è nato per festeggiare il compleanno del marito della proprietaria dell'azienda, dunque è un'etichetta pensata e creata come regalo all'innamarato e quindi è un vino pieno d'amore. Composto da 40% Sangiovese e 60% Merlot (Torre), il Quinta Essentia è… read more