Author: Napa Reserva

Wine Laws and Regulations of Italy

Italian wine appellation system (DOC) is modeled closely after the French’s AOC and very similar to the Spanish’s DO.  Like many European wine regions, Italian wine laws focuses on the area/region where the grapes are grown with the...

Wines of Tuscany, Italy

Grape vine has been cultivated in Tuscany for more than 3000 years.  With centuries of history and tradition combined with modern influences, Tuscany has always been and likely will be the powerhouse of Italian wine.  Three of Italian...

Wines of Veneto, Italy

Italy’s most northernly wine region, the Tre Venezie is divided into 3 major sub-regions: Tretino-Alto Adige, Fruili-Venezia Giulia and Veneto.  Neighboring Lombardy to the West, the Tre Venezie is scattered with steep terrains and deep valleys, it too...

5 easy steps for better wine tasting

A glass of wine could put a smile on your face, a sip of it could send you to a magical land.  Wine is not just a drink, it is an adventure, an experience and pleasure in a...