Discovering Italian wine in an Enoteca Regionale – Piedmont

Tasting #Barolo in Barolo. Borgogno 1998. Heavy mushroom & meat/stall undertones #italy #vino #wine

Are you friends with me on Instagram? I’m rossosara. Are you a subscriber to my newsletter? I’m also on Twitter @rosso.  My other half is now a sommelier through the AIS (Associazione Italiana Sommelier) and that means that wine has now, more than ever, been a big part of our culinary experience. Since we only got a car 3 years ago,… 

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March Favorites: Italy edition

Old men and the sea. Puglia, Italy.

Are you friends with me on Instagram? I’m rossosara. Are you a subscriber to my newsletter? I’m also on Twitter @rosso.  Here’s some of the favorites I’ve seen lately in Italy. Favorite work-turned-reward in Italy: Not only was cutting my own chocolate so cool, the cremino from Domori was so delicious and my favorite thing from an evening… 

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2012 Year in Review in Pictures

Ornament Christmas trees in Milan

I started my Year in Review in Pictures in 2009 (2011‘s review, 2010‘s review, 2009‘s review) as a complement to my stats-heavy Year in Review full of tools, sites, and statistics I started in 2006 (here’s 2011 – 2012′s coming soon). I used to review what happened on this site in the calendar year but I find… 

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