Mionetto Cocktail Challenge

Are you up for a challenge… a cocktail challenge that is?  Mionetto Prosecco has joined forces with Food and Wine for the second annual “Mionetto Cocktail Challenge”. What I love about this challenge is not only can bartenders enter, but those who love to whip up cocktails at home. If you can make a Prosecco cocktail that you know is […]

An Italian Wine Filled Friday Night

Lately I’ve been in the mood for Italian wine and I remembered that I had this bottle of Merlettaie by the winery, Ciù Ciù. This organic wine is made with the rare Pecorino grape. Oh how delicious it is. The aromas in the wine are a divine swirl of vanilla, grass, green apple, and hawthorn blossoms. I’m falling more in […]

Donnafugata: Charming Wines From Sicily

I’ve been invited to some great wine lunches, but having lunch with Josè Rallo from Donnafugata Wines was simply magickal. I got to experience their wines during a quaint tasting at Black Barn, NYC. Donnafugata is a wine producer that is a passionate interpretation of Sicily and its sensorial universe in a bottle. The Rallo family founded the winery 160 years ago. […]