Villa Pozzi Merlot ’14

  After a couple month hiatus and even longer venture away from Vino lets get back at it! What better way than to start back up with a mystery bottle of wine that I had given to me by one of my friends in the industry. I have long stated that I have little to…

Curatolo Arini Coralto Grillo

As I’ve ventured further and further into the world of wine these past couple of years I’ve found that the best way to learn more about wine is…. To try more of it! That’s exactly how I went about picking the wine for today’s post. So I chose a wine from an area that I…

Drinking & Thinking

Italian Wines are still somewhat a mystery to me. I haven’t had a chance to venture too far into this particular region. I’ve just not been drawn to the area. Most wines from Italy that I’ve had have been pedestrian at best and straw covered Chianti at worst. That being said this is also one…

Drinking & Thinking

Since visiting France a couple of years ago I have been addicted to drinking Rosé during the summer months. It became my alternative to beer and gin and tonics when I needed alcoholic refreshment during the hotter times of the year. Unfortunately this summer I became burnt out on Rosé. Finding many of them boring….