Milano Mon Amour – San Colombano DOC

All this talk about which areas of Italy have DOCG and DOC denominations can make one's head spin. One province however, has a very limited number of DOCs wines and no DOCG wines to speak of in fact. That province is my former hometown of Milan. Not surprisingly, the area around this big city is... Continue Reading →


Vinitaly Tastings: Emilia Romagna – Monte delle Vigne

Thanks to some Italian contacts in New York, I was directed to the Emilia Romagna building at Vinitaly with a specific goal - to taste the wines of Monte delle Vigne, a winery located in Emilia Romagna near the city of Parma. Emilia has never been considered an optimum location for the production of still... Continue Reading →

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