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Paolo Cianferoni

CAPARSA, PAOLO CIANFERONI: il patrimonio di verità di Radda in Chianti è in buone mani Paolo nella vigna dei Gemelli (foto di Enrico Pacciani) La frequentazione è stata talmente assidua da un anno a questa parte al punto da temere … Continue reading

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The Last Cry (L’Ultimo Pianto)

A few days ago I returned from a short Italian sojourn to visit my family. With regard to my previous article of experimenting the bottling our wine, my brother and I tasted some samples, and decided to extend the period … Continue reading

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L’Ultimo Pianto

Alcuni giorni fa sono rientrato da un veloce soggiorno italiano. Per quanto riguarda l’esperimento di imbottigliamento del nostro vino, dopo alcuni assaggi, ho deciso insieme a mio fratello di prolungare il periodo di affinamento in barrique. Per il resto, le … Continue reading

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Two Buck Chuck – Italian Style

One of the best things about living in another country for a few months is the sense of community one gets to experience, if only as a short-timer. Within a few weeks you start recognizing (and being recognized) by people … Continue reading

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I decided to bottle: In barriques!

(English translation of original Italian post by Enrico Nera, ParliamoDiVino) During my visit in Italy, I decided, with my brother, to try to bottle wine that my father has stubbornly produced for years. The wine is made from Cesanese grapes, … Continue reading

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Did you say Italiano?

We’re happy to welcome Enrico Nera at ParliamoDiVino.com as one of WineTrekkerTV’s guest columnists! It will be our FIRST column in Italiano!  So for those of you who would like to read about wine in your native tongue, this is … Continue reading

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Moscato Rosa

I had the pleasure of tasting a lovely Moscato Rosa while in Rome.  My old friend, Angelo, took me to Primo Al Pigneto, a restaurant located in what can only be described as a “bohemian/I’m not sure if we should be … Continue reading

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Goodbye Bologna!

Home after two months in Bologna, Italy……beatup, rundown, sick and exhausted…..and, oh-so-happy.  I’ve had enough of trains, buses and planes for a while. But just for a while.  My heartfelt thanks to all those who made the experiences over the … Continue reading

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Vin Santo in Chianti

To arrive at Villa Spoiano any other way would have been anticlimactic.  In the dark, clunking my luggage over wet, muddy rocks down the road to what I hope is the Villa. After stopping to adjust the laptop bag falling … Continue reading

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Verona, Italy

The Veneto region of northeast Italy is best known for Valpolicella DOC, which produces that beloved wine…..Amarone della Valpolicella. Much has been written on Amarone, so we sought out something new in the Veneto.  At Le Vigne di San Pietro, we found Cabernet made … Continue reading

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