Category Archives: Lombardy

Franciacorta tasting

About two weeks ago, a tasting of Franciacorta was on the schedule in our wine tasting club AuZone. Franciacorta is Italy’s probably best-renown sparkling wine district (although Prosecco may be the best known), and sports a DOCG classification and some Champagne envy, in the best … Continue reading

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Mixed Champagnes

Every spring, a large wine tasting club I’m active in, arranges a Champagne tasting. This tasting is in an “open” format, where the participants taste the wines two at a time in their own pace. You go and pick them up at a serving station, … Continue reading

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