There’s a wizard between Monforte and Perno, try his wines with our Instagram Flash Sale! Elio Sandri is impossible to describe in a post, the best way to get to know him is visiting him or through his wines but here’s a few random info: – he would not be making wine anywhere else, he … Read More
New travel vlog out! Would you trust a Sommelier to select your olive oil? We took a trip to Calabria to visit family and start a brand new olive olive project which we can’t wait to share with you!
These 4 friends are going to Hawaii 🏄♂️ Barolo and Barbaresco are getting hard to find? We think it’s just the beginning. Our Wine Club is a getaway to the most sought after bottles of wine our home country has to offer. We develop a personal relationship with each Wine Club member and we often … Read More
Wine glasses newsletter? You dig? Very excited to announce our partnership with Kurt Joseph Zalto’s new project Josephinenhütte, probably the coolest looking wine glass right now as well as an amazing tool for wines that require a certain type of attention. Mouthblown, light, flexible but also very robust, we have been trying these at home … Read More
10.5% While the world heats up and vineyard growers in the warmest regions struggle to keep alcohol levels lower than grappa, the young, hip new wine scene demands the opposite: easy-drinking, dry, fruit forward, below 11% wines. Filipa Pato, winemaker, and William Wouters, Sommelier and Chef, are a husband and wife collaboration from Barraida, Portugal, … Read More
OCEAN RED – Tintos de Mar In the 1970s, most vintners in Rías Baixas (#Spain) were pulling up their old red grapevines to make way for more productive, more en vogue, grapes. Thankfully, the Méndez family was doing the exact opposite, planting more traditional vines, such as Caiño, Espadiero and Loureiro Tinto, as well as … Read More
As you could probably tell, we had an absolute blast in Norway this past week. It was our first time in the country and it exceeded all expectations: the food, the wine, the people AND the weather! This post is a thank you to all our Scandinavian friends who made us feel at home even … Read More
More Punk t-shirts and less white tablecloths? What a culinary revelation! Norway’s food and wine scene keeps surprising us! Oslo is a vibrant, modern city and we were very lucky to book an airbnb in Grünerløkka, the most hip area in the city. One of our absolute favorite restaurants was @bassoslo that puts together a … Read More
This is me opening a wine list in Oslo for the very first time, help me with the caption! 1) “Are these prices for a case of 6?” 2) “This list is pretty good!” What do you think my expression looks like?
What’s your favorite Piemonte dish? Simple, flavourful and casual. Piemonte cuisine in Langhe has no rivals in delivering insane quality food next to some of the best wines you can think of. Last week we visited Osteria Tre Case in Serralunga to talk about our Youtube Vlog Episode, here’s an antipasto of what you’re about … Read More
Which one would you drink first? THE WINE CLUB A unique collection of wines from Piemonte is shipped 3 times per year straight to your door. These hand-crafted, small-production wines are hidden gems often hard to obtain without insider’s access. We are located in Alba, 15 minutes away from Barolo and Barbaresco. We always meet … Read More
What’s your favorite vintage of the decade? Popped one of these two bad boys last night and I can’t say I was disappointed. 2016 remains my favorite Barolo vintage of the decade (for now). The Burlotto family in particular did an outstanding job, the wines are vibrant, expressive and very elegant. I look forward to … Read More
We went back to Ant restaurant in Novello, by far the most revolutionary cooking spot in Langhe right now. Watch out Youtube video for a full experience! Here’s the menu from our last visit, make sure you book your table because these two madmen are killing it 🤟🏻 1. Tempura pig ear. Nori. Togarashi mayonnaise. … Read More
Favorite Brunello di Montalcino? Great Brunello tasting @enotecalafortezza a few days ago, which remains one of the best spots in Montalcino for a Sangiovese dive. Me and @nic_solimeo sat down at 10AM like we meant business and super Sergio took great care of us as he normally does. Which bottle did you think we enjoyed … Read More