Giacomo Conterno

Finally, a visit to Conterno. This winery has been on the list for quite some time, and I was very happy when the dream became reality. Located in Monforte, it has an amazing view (as you can see above) and the winery is recently renovated, absolutely stunning. Roberto Conterno, the grandson of Giacomo, now runs... Continue Reading →

Wine of the Week

Conterno Dolcetto 1999   Producer: Conterno Region/Appellation: Piemonte, Italy Grape varieties: dolcetto Vintage: 1999   Eye: deep ruby Nose: earth, spice, sweet dried cherry Mouth: relatively fresh, cherries, some leather       Price Point: ?? Available at Vinmonopolet: no


After moving to Milano, I had to start finding new wine stores. One of those was Peck. At Peck you don't only find wine, they have a great selection of food as well (I spent quite some time in the Cheese section). Downstairs they have their Enoteca, and I was very surprised when I walked... Continue Reading →

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