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. […]

Perfect Tapas Companion

Viña Mayor Ribera del Duero D.O. 2013 Barrel Aged Tempranillo, Spain It’s a great tapas wine! 4 stars, very pleasant, rich flavor, balanced and nice on the palate. I’m sure it’s perfect to be enjoyed on its own as well.  Have you tried this wine? Tell me what you think about it!

Chateau Smith Cab Sauv

Chateau Smith Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 Washington State – a 5-star wine! Enjoy it alone! This is what the real Cab tastes like! Resembles Gamla from Israel.  

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, […]

Okanagan Valley – Wine Country – Wine Tour Day 2

         There are about 31 wineries in Okanagan. Of course, it’s impossible to visit them all just in a few days, physically impossible! However, I visited 11 wineries in 2 days! The first day, as you know, we were biking and tasting wine, on the second day I had to be driven by my husband […]

Okanagan Valley – Wine Country – Wine Tour

        There are about 31 wineries in Okanagan. Of course, it’s impossible to visit them all just in a few days, physically impossible! However, I visited 11 wineries in 2 days! The first day, as you know, we were biking and tasting wine, on the second day I had to be driven by […]

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 Ranking

I rank all the wine I enjoy according to my 5-star scale. Here you will find my wine with some description and ranking. 5 stars means a great wine, I want to drink it again and again, I enjoyed it, it was pleasant to drink and the flavor and aroma lasted long. 4 stars means […]

Gamla

  The wine of all times for me for some 5-7 years has been:       Gamla from Golan Heights Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2011, Israel I first tasted the 2008 vintage and loved it! It’s a good quality Cab, good to be enjoyed alone or with some meat (like meat cuts!). The aroma is so intense, […]