Italian Indigenous Varieties: Cortese Bianco from Piedmont

I've spent the last hour looking for a good photo of the Cortese grape, the provinces of Asti and Alessandria in Piedmont and bottles of Gavi di Gavi D.O.C.G. because we all know that pictures are fundamental on Social Media. I have found nothing that I can use shockingly so am opting for the map... Continue Reading →

Women in Wine: The Rosina Sisters At La Mesma Make Gavi DOCG, A White Wine From Piedmont

Gavi always seemed to me to be an old fashioned wine, one that little old ladies drank. Somehow, it seemed declasse'. Boy was I wrong. Actually two Gavi wines were among my favorite wines tasted during the long marathon otherwise known as Vino 2010 held in New York from February 3 to February 5. They... Continue Reading →

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