Basilicata food and wine tour

Fine wines, the freshest ingredients and tasty cuisine make this italian region a must-visit destination for gourmands. “When you see Basilicata, you see fields, vineyards, beautiful landscapes, you see the land as it should be,” said the film director, Francis Ford Coppola. Aglianico del Vulture is a tannic, full-bodied red wine from the Basilicata region in…

20 Best Italian certified Wine Tours

As one of the world’s best travel destinations, Italy is known for art, unforgettable landscapes, architecture and superb cuisine. But it’s also one of the world’s oldest wine producing countries. The following are 20 of the best Italian certified wine tours. Piedmont Travel Langhe Wine Tour www.travellanghe.com Piedmont Food & Wine www.piedmont-foodandwine.com Piedmont Tasting Tours www.tastingtours.it Veneto Pagus Wine…

Italy’s greates symbolic wines Amarone della Valpolicella by Scriani

Few Italian wines are as precious as Amarone della Valpolicella, according to Wine Enthusiast. Rich and powerful on the palate, perfect in its balance, it emits scents ranging from black fruits to licorice, from coffee to chocolate. A Venetian proud, whose production is permitted only to the northwest of Verona with indigenous selected vines varieties as Corvina, left to dry on racks. In one of…

Astoria Vini, the Prosecco which celebrates Venice

Brothers Paolo and Giorgio Polegato have been enjoying a landscape consisting of 40 hectares of fantastic vineyards and flowering meadows where good insects help protect the vines ever since, getting hold of a Refrontolo hillside in the province of Treviso.  And it is the heart of Astoria Vini, a historical brand of Italian viticulture, where they are harvested by hand, the grapes from…