101 Best Wineries in America 2016

The Daily Meal has recently published on their website the list of 101 Best Wineries in America for the 2016.  Looking into the list and if you stop at number #72 you will notice an Andis Wines. A little family owned winery, where I have been spending my days in the last 15 months and…

Sauvignon Blanc Rutherford 2013 – Honig

WINEMAKING NOTES FRUIT 88% Honig Estate Sauvignon Blanc,2.0% Honig Estate Muscat and 10% Honig Estate Semillon. VINEYARD The fruit is from select blocks of our sustainably farmed vineyard in Rutherford, Napa Valley. WINEMAKING A portion of the blend was selected from lots that were fermented at cool temperatures in stainless steel tanks and subsequently aged…

If you love this Beer then you will love this Wine

Tonight at work was a strange night. We were full of tourist from Germany, Australia and Usa. Where i work is a nice restaurant in the center of Florence and we are famous for our Wine List , because we do a huge research and we taste all the wines before we propose to the clients….

Italian Wine Regions (2)

The list of Italian wine regions is organized by highest volume of D.O.C. wines. In the first post we talked about the most important  wine regions of Italy also they highest number of bottle produced. Tuscany, Veneto, Lombardy, Piedmont, Emilia Romagna they all together have more than 60 % of D.O.C wines. 6-Umbria (~7% DOC production)…

Conte della Vipera Igt 2010 – Antinori

Conte della Vipera is a white wine from Umbria with 90 % Sauvignon and 10 % Semillion VINIFICATION The harvest date of Conte della Vipera was chosen on the basis of the balance between sugar levels and a maximum expression of the varietal aromas of the grapes. The vineyards utilized for the production of Conte…