Chateau la Gaffeliere – historic Bordeaux estate

Chateau la Gaffeliere – historic Bordeaux estate

During one of my recent trip I went to Bordeaux region – still not far from where I live most of the time, but I don’t go there often. I was invited to taste all the 2015 vintage wines by Millésima. A great event. The first evening we were invited to visit...
25 Great Languedoc White Wines

25 Great Languedoc White Wines

Languedoc is plenty of surprises – Located in the South of France, it gets so much to offer between wine, food and landscapes. The Languedoc appellation represents the premium wines from the world’s largest vineyard. This region that tends to be forgotten by the...
Discover 10 Great Loire White Wines

Discover 10 Great Loire White Wines

The Loire Valley – such a splendid region to discover – for wine lovers, but there is also so much there – a great food culture, nice people, castles to visit, so many places to ride bikes, even in the middle of vineyards. The climate tends to be...
Di Filippo – Nature and hard work

Di Filippo – Nature and hard work

During my last trip to Italy In Montefalco region, I came to visit Di Filippo. I totally felt in love with this place. A story on the Umbrian wine scene, resulting from two generations of winemakers who have dedicated themselves with a passion for the land combining...
Crémant – The great alternative bubble

Crémant – The great alternative bubble

We often talk about Champagne, but there is also so many other great sparkling wines produced all over the French territory. I was invited to take part in a press trip in Savoie with the National Federation of France Crémants (created in 1982). We spent much time...
Stefano Leonucci – love for Umbria Sagrantino

Stefano Leonucci – love for Umbria Sagrantino

After five years I came back. Yes Umbria, last time I was there was in 2012, and had an epic experience, I met plenty of great wine producers and had a few of those special encounters. Stefano Leonucci was one of them. An artisan winemaking in the heart of Umbrian, as...