A Glass a Day …

Hey, hey, hey! I’m starting a new series of posts called A Glass a Day! I’m going to add a new bottle of wine that I’ve tasted and its short ranking to this post every day. So, after 30 days, we’ll have 30 wine recommendations to choose from! I’ll try to make it the best […]

Where to Eat in Aruba

This is the continuation of my previous post My Delight and Disappointment in Restaurants on Aruba where I started covering the places that I personally tried out on Aruba and I shared my opinion on them. Very soon we’ll find out what the best place to eat on Aruba is, again according to my taste […]

The Three Wines That Rocked My Summer

Hey, guys! After some weeks of summer vacation, I’m coming back with some more great stuff about food, wine and travel! Today’s post is about my best picks of this summer! Two reds and one white. Sounds weird, but that’s true (you know, summertime is a white-wine season…)…    1. Amarone Della Valpolicella Classico DOCG […]

Studying Wine

There’s a wide range of wine, vineyards, grapes, producers, wine regions, appelations, etc. You get easily overwhelmed; it all gets mixed, confused and messed up in your head. Have you ever felt that? I have! Some years ago I would buy random bottles of wine from different countries, without even knowing what it was I […]

This Is My Idea of Quality Italian

Aglianico del Taburno Fattoria La Rivolta DOCG 2012 5 stars! This is truly Italian wine, its quality is superb as are the flavors. It’s mild, pleasant, full-bodied,with a nice aftertaste. Cherry flavored and mildly fruity, with amazing cherry color. Aglianico is an ancient grape, mainly spread in the south of Italy: Puglia, Campania. It’s the […]

Villa Borghetti Bardolino Classico DOC 2014

Villa Borghetti Bardolino Classico DOC 2014 4stars a good, rich, but light-bodied, cherry flavored Italian to be enjoyed on its own or with Italian food, especially pizza! Bardolino is a North-Italian blend, popular in Veneto region (north-east). It consists of the same grapes as Valpolicella blend: corvina, rondinella, molinara and sometimes negrara. However, it’s different. […]

Moletto Raboso Piave DOC 2007

Moletto Raboso Piave DOC 2007 – a great full-bodied cheese companion, excellent alone, tannic, but pleasant on the tongue. You can feel the alcohol, and it gives you nice and lasting aftertaste. Perfect with Italian food! A 5-star wine according to my wine ranking system! Grape – Raboso. Country – Italy. Region – Friuli-Venezia Giulia, […]

Vancouver Vacation – Food – Where to Eat and Drink

         Here is a list of places that I personally visited in Vancouver and my experience of them, so it’s up to you to decide whether you want to go there or not. I’ll try to be honest and objective, promise! 1. Granville Island Brewing Canada’s oldest microbrewery. Nice atmosphere, friendly service, excellent […]

Homemade Italian Pizza – Best Recipe for Sunday Dinner

For years I’ve been searching for the best pizza dough recipe, trying out, asking friends and begging for recipes for pizzas I tasted somewhere at parties… And I FOUND it! Who could believe? In my local wine shop! There was this free recipe “flyer”… The recipe here is my modification which I’ve developed after some […]

Wine Recommendations – Italian

      Castello di Farnetella Chianti Colli Senesi DOCG 2012 5-star wine according to my wine ranking system. It is a full-bodied wine, pleasant on the tongue, with a bit bitter, but still nice aftertaste. It’s good with Italian food, of course! Pizza, meat, pasta… and can be enjoyed on its own!