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Winery Wednesday

If you haven’t had the pleasure of meeting Giuseppe, you should book a tasting here right away. Cavallotto is located in the outskirts of Castiglione Falletto in Barolo, and here you can find the 3 winemaker siblings: Laura, Alfio and Giuseppe. 171 altre parole


Wine Pass | Book review. So you want to move to Italy?

I recently reviewed a great Piedmont book on Wine Pass: Piedmont – The Dream, the House, the Life, by Jesper Remo and Erik Bjorn. 395 altre parole


Lunch at Caffe Torino, Turin, Italy

Caffè Torino became a favourite haunt on my first trip to Turin last September. It’s situated in Piazza San Carlo in the heart of the city. 558 altre parole

A Travelling Gourmet

Wine of the Week

Chiara Boschis Barolo Cannubi 2012

Wine: Barolo Cannubi

Producer: Chiara Boschis

Region/Appellation: Piemonte, Italy

Grape varieties: Nebbiolo

Vintage: 2012

Eye: garnet red

Nose: cherries, plum, mineral, flowers… 14 altre parole



Throwback to my first visit with Marengo


Winery Wednesday

Last week I suggested Altare, so this week I thought I would keep it in the family. Nadia Curto is Silvia’s cousin, and she has a winery just below Cantina Altare. 117 altre parole


25 and counting

Happy Birthday to Me!

Looking forward to celebrating my birthday in Barolo this weekend!