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Pylsa & Barolo 2017

Every year for his birthday, my dad throws a BBQ by the name of "Pylsa & Barolo". This way he can celebrate his birthday with his friends without making it an official birthday. This year was special because he turned 50! He decided to fly down his closest friends and family to celebrate in Barolo!... Continue Reading →

Wine of the Week

Marcarini Lasarin Langhe Nebbiolo   Wine: Lasarin Producer: Marcarini Region/Appellation: Piemonte, Italy Grape varieties: Nebbiolo Vintage: 2013   Eye: Light color Nose: red fruits, leather, licorice, tobacco Mouth: cherry, soft bodied, typical nebbiolo tannins   Price Point: $19 Available at Vinmonopolet: No

Wine of the Week

Marcarini Barolo Brunate 2006 Wine: Barolo Brunate Producer:┬áMarcarini Region/Appellation: Piemonte, Italy Grape varieties: Nebbiolo Vintage: 2006   Eye: garnet red color, with ruby reflections Nose: rich, vanilla, tobacco, sweet spices Mouth: warm, long and intense, sweet tannins       Price Point: $30 Available at Vinmonopolet: no

Drinking my way through NYC

When I was in NYC last I had the opportunity to try a lot of wines. I think my favorites were the Dominique Lafon Bourgogne and the Burlotto Barbera d'Alba. Another cool wine we drank was the Bruno Giacosa Dolcetto 1994. 22 year old grape juice is always fun to try. This one was quite... Continue Reading →

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