Barolo – The quick guide

Barolo – The quick guide It seems not a week goes by where I don’t mention Barolo somewhere on the blog, but from the emails I receive, especially from the US, it seems Barolo is less well known than Brunello di Montalcino by some segments of the wine drinking community. Whilst it is true that…

Italian Wine News – Week 01/01/08

Tocai or Tokaj who can tell the difference? Poor old Italian Tocai, a victim of its own name is being forced to choose another by the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg because it is too close to the much more famous, Hungarian Tokaj. The two wines are very different, the Hungarian Tokaj being a…