Italian Indigenous Varieties: Negro Amaro from Puglia

Puglia or Apulia as we would say in English is a beautiful part of Italy. This long region is among the top wine producing regions in Italy. A large part of the wines are made with indigenous varieties such as Primitivo and Negro Amaro, two red grapes that many people know and have tasted in... Continue Reading →

Italian Regions: Puglia – Brindisi, Maci Family

Brindisi is such a curious word. On the one hand it means let's have a toast, a "brindisi" to someone or something. On the other, it used to bring to mind ferries going to the Greek islands, a port city like so many others. However Brindisi, the city, is much more than that. Brindisi, in... Continue Reading →

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