A Sparkling Good Time- The Best Wines from my recent trip (Part One)

Camilla Lunelli, Ferrari¬†(Photo ¬©Tom Hyland) My most recent trip to Italy was a wild ride – six regions in 18 days, most of it during the beginning of harvest in several wine zones. From Campania in the south to Marche and then Umbria in the middle and then Piemonte, Alto Adige, Trentino and Veneto in … Continue reading A Sparkling Good Time- The Best Wines from my recent trip (Part One)

Franciacorta

You might be surprised to learn how much Italians love sparkling wine. Italy is one of the biggest export markets for Champagne and throughout the country, local producers make unique sparkling wines, from Erbaluce di Caluso in Piemonte to Aspirinio di Aversa in Campania; I’ve even tasted a bollicine from Toscana. Then of course, there … Continue reading Franciacorta