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Favorite Wine Spots in Milan

My time in Milan is coming to and end, and I thought I would share my favorite wine spots with you guys. I think my absolute favorite spot i N'Ombra de vin, both because it was a great selection of wine but also because of the atmosphere. Really a fun place to spend time. And... Continue Reading →

Milan Food Week

So, apparently there is Milan Food Week starting on Thursday! And what is Milan Food Week? I am not completely sure, but there seems to be food involved. And according to their website (which unfortunately is only in Italian) there  are a few events around town. It's an 8 day event starting May 4th. There... Continue Reading →

Mercato Del Suffragio

So one good thing about moving to Milano is there is an abundance of wine and good Italian food. And I have many friends that give good tips. This was one of them. Mercato del Suffragio. Here you will find four corners with delicious fresh food. You can sit down and eat, buy "take away"... Continue Reading →

Wine of the Week

Freisa Bartolo Mascarello Wine: Langhe Freisa Producer: Bartolo Mascarello Region/Appellation: Italy, Barolo Grape varieties: Freisa Vintage: 2013 Eye: opaque, purple crimson hue Nose: raspberry, cherry, red fruit, tea Mouth: fruit, some yeast, slightly fizzy     Price point: $23 Available at Vinmonopolet: NO

Wine of the Week

Vietti La Crena 2011   Wine: La Crena Producer: Vietti Region/Appellation: Piemonte, Italy Grape varieties: Barbera Vintage: 2011   Eye: Rich ruby purple color Nose: Raspberry, cherry, some vanilla and spices Mouth: dark fruits, balanced acidity     Price Point: $40 Available at Vinmonopolet: Yes

Wine of the Week

Langhe Nebbiolo Bartolo Mascarello   Wine: Langhe Nebbiolo Producer: Bartolo Mascarello Region/Appellation: Piemonte, Italy Grape varieties: Nebbiolo Vintage: 2012 Eye: Deep ruby color Nose:  Mineral, rose, sweet red fruit Mouth: Medium body, fresh fruit,     Price Point: $47 Available at Vinmonopolet:  Yes

Wine of the Week

  Cavallotto Pinner Wine: Pinner Producer: Cavallotto Region/Appellation: Italy, Barolo Grape varieties: Pinot Noir Vintage: 2012 Eye:  Nose: fruit, apricot, some mineral, citrus Mouth: subtle citrus, some vanilla Price point: $20 Available at Vinmonopolet: No

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