Kitchen Wine: Pagos del Galir Godello 2018

Kitchen Wine: Pagos del Galir Godello 2018

Godello isn’t a grape or wine your will automatically reach for in the wine store unless you are going in specifically for it. It’s a great wine and you shouldn’t overlook it. I especially like bringing in wines like this to taste with Chef because it’s a great...
Turbiana – The Grape & the Wine

Turbiana – The Grape & the Wine

Picture yourself on the shores of Lake Garda, in the Lugana appellation sipping on the mysterious and expressive Turbiana grape. Lugana is small, only 7 miles wide and 13 miles long. There is approximately 22 million bottles of wine produced in this small appellation...
Kitchen Wine: Monopole 2019

Kitchen Wine: Monopole 2019

Since it’s been so hot in the kitchen we’ve been drinking a lot of white wine. This Monopole 2019 is the oldest white wine brand in Spain and is made with 100% Viura grape. It’s a great wine to bring to a BYOB restaurant like Kitchen 330 in the summer. It’s reasonably...
Kitchen Wine: Sidonio d Sousa

Kitchen Wine: Sidonio d Sousa

You have to have a little bubbles in your life. Fact is all of us in the kitchen love bubbles. Sometimes Debbie will even saber out the back door. This particular even we uncorked a bottle of bubbles from Portugal – NV Sidonio de Sousa Espumante Brut Nature...
Lugana and Turbiana the Jewel of Lake Garda

Lugana and Turbiana the Jewel of Lake Garda

Nestled on the southern shore of Lake Garda is Lugana DOC. I spent Tuesday evenings during the month of June learning about Lugana and the Turbiana grape on #Winestudio. Over the next few weeks I am going to share with you this wonderful region and their wine. For the...