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The Verdicchios money can’t buy

One might be tired of the same old story, but you know what: definitely not of the wines. The recent “Old but Gold” tasting of older Verdicchios of Marche, the region where mountains date the sea on a regular basis,...

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On the Rive bank

Have you already noticed (and tasted) some of those Proseccos carrying the name “Rive” on the label? Introduced in 2009, the category is supposed to bring a more terroir focus on the Conegliano-Valdobbiadene DOCG subzones, but is there a future...

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Drinking Russian in Moscow

As the rouble tumbles, making imports more expensive, Anton Moiseenko discovers that Russian wines are finally appearing on smart menus At 3.00 pm on a Sunday afternoon, the White Rabbit restaurant in Moscow is receiving guests. Several tables are occupied by...

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