Wines of Veneto

Cartizze Vineyards, Prosecco Conegliano Valdobbiadene (Photo ©Tom Hyland) On Monday and Tuesday of this week, Chicago was host to the Wines of Veneto for several events, including a sit-down seminar featuring 10 Venetian wines, a dinner at Phil Stefani’s 437 Rush and two Prosecco tastings, one at a Treasure Island retail outlet and one at a steakhouse … Continue reading Wines of Veneto

Pieropan – Top 100

Leonildo Pieropan (Photo ©Tom Hyland) Soave has several identities, from simple sipping wine to a long-aging white with distinct minerality and outstanding complexity. Unfortunately too may consumers only associate Soave with the first description; yet the truth today is that there are dozens of the area’s producers that are crafting glorious bottlings. First and foremost … Continue reading Pieropan – Top 100