Tag: Barolo

Piedmont’s Wines of Distinction – Barolo and Barbaresco.
Wine

Piedmont’s Wines of Distinction – Barolo and Barbaresco.

Barolo and Barbaresco Driving to the town of Barolo from Alba gives one an idea of the terrain, the gently rolling hills, and the vineyards surrounding picture postcard pretty villages. The roads are narrow and winding, a result of turf wars, road construction and other political vicissitudes through centuries. Barolo, […]

Barolo.
Wine

Barolo.

Barolo Tucked into the northwestern province of piedmont, the region that produces the famous Barolo is one of the most sought and reputable red wine appellation of Italy Barolo must be produced exclusively using the thin-skinned and temperamental grape variety called nebbiolo, that some connoisseurs liken to the pinot noir […]

Book review: Barolo.
Book Reviews

Book review: Barolo.

The author’s enthusiasm of Barolo and Piedmontese food is infectious. As you read this book, you feel as if you are there walking the narrow, ancient, cobblestone streets of Montforte d’Alba, La Morra, Serralunga d’Alba, and the town of Barolo. You can actually picture vineyards that produce nebbiolo, the only […]