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Vendemmia, Italian Wine Making Tradition

Vendemmia is an Italian tradition, old and still in vogue to this day, so much so that it has its own word for it. Vendemmia is the day on which we harvest the grapes and prepare them for the fermentation process. The word itself derives from the Latin words vinum(wine) and demia(to harvest). Vendemmia takes

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The 5 Best Wines in Venice

The DOC wines of Venice are both white and red based on international and native vines. The soils gradually lighten and the cultivation of vines has a more recent but no less important tradition. The city of Venice is famous for being located on the water, in a lagoon where the means of transport are

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Italian Wine Origin

The Origins of Italian Wine

Italy is one of the largest wine producers in the world. This incredible quantity of wine, exported and consumed worldwide, comes from almost three thousand years of tradition, experimentation, and research. The oldest reference to wine found in history is in the 6th century BC, in Campania, where the technique was to grow the vines

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Top 5 Wines From Abruzzo

Nestled between the Apennine Mountains and the Adriatic Sea, Abruzzo is a region in Southern Italy that boasts some of the finest wines in the country. With its unique microclimate and strong agricultural tradition, Abruzzo has developed high-quality wines that often fly under the radar. To help you dive into this uncharted territory, we’ve rounded

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Lambrusco Wine Italy

What is Lambrusco Wine?

Lambrusco is a sparkling wine produced in Emilia-Romagna. It has a reputation for being very food-friendly and excellent value. Lambrusco is known to be an industrial-scale production of sweet, easy-drinking, and even uninteresting sparkling wines. This is not entirely fair as there are some very fine examples of Lambrusco wine made with the same care

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Italian Red Wine

Top Italian Red Wines That You Might Want to Try

Italian cuisine is world-renowned and offers a plethora of taste sensations only matched by classical French food. Almost everyone knows about pasta and pizzas, but fewer are familiar with the incredible selection of Italian wines. However, Italy is famous among wine aficionados for its wide selection of wines that can be combined with food or

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The Art of Cooking with Wine

Cooking with wine is everything but unusual, especially in Italian cuisine. Many recipes will use it, however very few go above and beyond to explain the science behind it. Today we’re going to take a look at the ways you can use and be creative with wine in the kitchen. Let’s start with the basics…

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