Vinitaly 2017

Ok. I am not sure where to start. This may be the most insane wine event I have ever attended. There is just miles and miles of wine. I spent 5 hours there and I didn't even get to see all the wineries in the Piemonte hall that I wanted to see. For the first... Continue Reading →

Wine of the Week

Brezza Barolo Cannubi 2010   Wine: Cannubi Producer: Brezza Region/Appellation: Piemonte, Italy Grape varieties: Nebbiolo Vintage: 2010 Eye: light ruby color Nose: bold flowers, sweet cherry fruit Mouth: more structure than 2009, fairly ready Price Point: $30 Available at Vinmonopolet: yes

Day 6

On the 6th day of my trip I started with a wine tasting at Manzone in Monforte. I had the pleasure of meeting with Mirella, and she showed me the cellar and a few of her wines. I will write more about my visit at a later time. After the tasting I drove back to... Continue Reading →


Brezza, a winery, hotel and restaurant, lies right on the edge of the town Barolo. The Brezza family bottled their first wine in 1910. Today, the fourth generation runs the operations, with over twenty two hectares. Brezza also has a hotel and a restaurant. Brezza has a Langhe Chardonnay and a Rosé. Not many wineries I... Continue Reading →

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