Entries by Michela Giuliano

A great wine for a great territory: tasting the Barbera d’Alba Gramolere 2014

Lorenzo Tablino, expert enologist and certified ONAV Taster, tasted the Barbera d’Alba DOC 2014 di Cascina Gramolere for us. The vine and the vineyard Barbera is one of the most widespread vines in the Peninsula, especially in the north. In Piedmont, and particularly in the Asti and Alba areas, it finds an excellent terroir. In the Langhe […]

Our menus for the Christmas festivities

Christmas dinner is always an important family event: often it’s the only time of the year that the entire family gets together. A special day where we can finally see, once again, grandparents, cousins and far away aunts and uncles. Aside from the consumerist aspects of the festivities, Dinner continues to represent the true magic […]

How to pair wines and cheeses

The pairing sector is quite difficult to harness, because personal tastes play an important role. If you’re interested however in learning some simple tricks to avoid being caught unprepared, then this suggested reading is for you! Ready for the lesson? First rule: the territory The wine must come from the same area, or from the […]

Unmissable events at Vinum 2016

We’ve now reached the 40th edition of Vinum, the National Fair of wines in the Langhe, Roero and Monferrato which opens on the 23rd of April. For two consecutive weekends, from 23 to 25 April and from 30 April to 1 May, the streets of Alba will be swarming with tourists, enthusiasts, gourmets and onlookers […]

La Morra – Hill Barolo: a gala dinner entirely devoted to the new Barolo vintage

Also this year the Cantina Comunale of La Morra has the honour to organize the Gala Dinner to present and celebrate the new Barolo vintage: 2012. On Saturday the 18th June you have the opportunity to taste different Barolo wines with their expressions and qualities, served by the wine producers themselves. The programme of the […]

Easter with the family: the menu for 2016

This strange winter is coming to an end and it’s time to start thinking about the Easter menu. As always, the Langhe offers numerous opportunities: you’ll find the main events taking place in Piedmont on this page (content only available in Italian). For those of you who are still tied to the traditional family lunch, followed […]