Chianti: Wines from Chianti Colli Fiorentini – Worthy of Our Attention

I love the Strozzi palace, the building in the picture above with its rusticated stones. As someone who lived in Florence for many years and with a Florentine for even more, I consider myself in the know about the city and its surroundings. What I didn't know about when I lived there though was that... Continue Reading →

Women in Wine Fridays: Caterina Gargari from Pieve De’ Pitti

Last month I had the good fortune to attend a tasting of Chianti Wines, there were two big Chianti tasting and I chose to go the first one not to the Gran Selezione which I thought would be more crowded. I don't love walk around tastings but I do like smaller intimate ones where you... Continue Reading →

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