Simply Red – Some Lovely Italian Red Wines to Try this Festive Season

Coste di Moro organic Montepulciano D'Abruzzo

So far in this pre-Christmas series, we’ve taken a look at seasonal white wines along with what you might enjoy sipping before and after your Christmas meal. All that’s left now is to run the rule over a few reds - and you should be happily sorted out for the festive season. Let me start by … [Read more...]

Tasting The New Crop – Italy’s 2014 Vino Novello

Cantina Tollo's Vino Novello

Let's Start With A History Lesson - The third Thursday in November. The day Beaujolais Nouveau is released in France and immediately catapulted round the world. Beaujolais Nouveau. If you’re a Brit of a certain age, you won’t need much reminding about the legendary Beaujolais Races of the 70’s … [Read more...]