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Lamb Shanks Braised With Red Wine & Rosemary

Our Easter celebration was a little different this year. We usually always spend it with family, but this year it was just my husband and myself, along with little Zoe (our little Yorkie pup). I spent the day cleaning out cupboards in anticipat… Continue reading

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Wine made by Sting on his Tuscan estate recognised as one of Italy’s finest

The red wine, named Sister Moon after one of his songs, acclaimed by American critics and organisers of a prestigious wine fair Continue reading

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Osso Buco Risotto With Red Wine

I recently took part in a Lagostina Risotto Blogger Challenge, which involved creating a risotto recipe using the gorgeous Lagostina Risottiera (risotto pot) I was gifted. I have had this risotto recipe in mind for months but just never seemed … Continue reading

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Italian Wine And Food – The Emilia-Romagna Region

It didn’t really accompany the food, a breaded chicken cutlet in sweet and sour sauce with potatoes cooked in chicken fat. As the wine aged a bit, (it takes a long time to finish a liter if you don’t care to drink very much at a time) it got better instead of worse. Continue reading

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I Love Italian Wine And Food – The Sardinia Region

Cannonau wine may qualify as the mother of all European wines. It is made from the Grenache grape, which originated in Spain. The producer, Sella and Mosca, has the second largest contiguous vineyard in Italy. Over 6 million bottles are year are produced on an estate of more than 1500 acres. Continue reading

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Italian Wine And Food – Aosta Valley Region, Piedmont Wine

The Aosta Valley is a little short on great wines, but the author found a fabulous Piedmont wine to substitute. Continue reading

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Venise

How To Pair Chocolate And Wine It seems that everywhere you look – grocery aisles, restaurants, farmer’s markets, your hotel pillow – you’ll find chocolate. I’m not talking about a 99-cent candy bar, but premium, all natural, gourmet chocolate. It’s … Continue reading

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How To Choose An Italian Wine

Italy is best known for its Moscato, Barolo, Chianti, and Soave, but there are numerous other varieties just waiting to be enjoyed. Italy produces more wine than any other country and it produces the largest selection of wines. Continue reading

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Italy Kids

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Genova Italia

Why Wine Clubs Adore The Italian Wine Region Of Veneto One of the twenty regions that make up the country of Italy, Veneto is also one of the most renowned winemaking regions in both Italy and around the world. The … Continue reading

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