Selvapiana is a traditional Tuscan estate located in the Chianti Rufina zone, and is situated east of Florence on 600 acres devoted to vineyards and olives. This esteemed producer has 181 years and five generations of history in classic Chianti Rufina winemaking. Food: a tasty accompaniment to grilled tuna or halibut steak. Or try it with a fennel sausage [...]
This refined and elegant Rosé Brut comes from a balanced blend of grapes of the old Grasparossa varietal and Pinot Noir grown in the vineyards belonging to Chiarli. The soft pressing, the careful vinification and fermentation in ‘cuve close’ at low temperature for more than six months gives to this Spumante wine of great class a brilliant and inviting rosé [...]
Join us as we tour some of the well-known wine producing regions of Italy during our Taste of Italy Class. You will be introduced to the tastes of various Italian wines and learn about the terroirs that influence the growth and harvest of the grapes. We will provide cheese and bread (Italian, of course) for [...]
Does walking into a wine shop seem a bit daunting and confusing with all the different types of wines and terms people use to explain them? Do you only like certain types of wines, but don't exactly understand why? Or, would you just be interested in expanding your basic understanding and knowledge of wines? If [...]
Please join us Friday, Dec. 23 as Robert Braswell from Tryon Distributing will be here to present a variety of wines that are perfect for the holidays. Included in the tasting are DeLoach Chardonnay from the Russian River Valley in California and Wallace Brooks Pinot Noir from the Willamette Valley of Oregon. For Port lovers or those [...]
I came across this sparkling wine recipe and it sounded delicious, and I am going to try it tonight. Pear and Cranberry Bellini 45 ml (1 1/2 oz) pear nectar or pear puree 45 ml (1 1/2 oz) cranberry juice Sparkling wine Pomegranate seeds, for garnish In a cocktail shaker, with ice, combine pear nectar [...]
In Celebration of the Holidays Cara Freije from Wisdom Beverage will be presenting 5 wines for tasting this Saturday afternoon during the Twilight Tour. Stop by we would love to see you and we will be serving cookies and biscotti too. Our featured wine SEGURA VIUDAS ARTISAN CAVA SPARKLING WINE Over the years, Segura Viudas has [...]
November 18, 2011 at 5:30, DDBullwinkels is doing a Fashion Benefit for the New Animal Shelter and Broad Street Wines will be serving up complimentary wine. Connie has been a long time adopter of shelter and rescue animals so this cause near and dear to her heart.