For the graphic arts firm and type foundry, see Nebiolo PrintechNebbiolo (Italian), or Nebieul (Piedmontese) is a red Italian wine grape variety predominantly associated with the Piedmont region where it makes the Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita (DOCG) wines of Barolo, Barbaresco, Gattinara and Ghemme. Nebbiolo is thought to derive its name from the Italian word nebbia which means "fog." During harvest, which generally takes place late in October, a deep, intense fog sets into the Langhe region where many Nebbiolo vineyards are located.
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    • Round Peak Vineyards: North Carolina Winery Visit

      During our recent Thanksgiving holiday, we headed for wine country – but we traveled east and not west. As we returned from visiting family in High Point, North Carolina, we stopped in Yadkin Valley to check out Round Peak Vineyards. North Carolina has more than 140 wineries and that number has more than quadrupled since 2001. NC is 10th in U.S. wine production and third in wine tourism.

      Toledo Wines and Vinesin Merlot- 28 readers -
    • Observations 2014

      Well, here it is December and I figured it’s time to jump back into the land of the living. It’s been a good year for the most part and I wanted to share a few tidbits that I picked up along the way. As I’ve been involved in the local wine scene for awhile now, I stepped back and took a look at how my perceptions have changed.

      Doug Zimmerman/ Uncorked Remarks- 2 readers -
  • Wine of the Day December 22, 2014

    … Altare. Set in Barolo’s Castiglione Falletto, Brovia captures the essence and soul of this terroir to perfection, and this 2010 Garblet Sue flirts with immortal greatness, and looks set to join the Nebbiolo hall of fame. The 2010 Cru Baroli will need some mid term cellaring to reach potentials, but even still you can taste the heart of these… 3 readers -
  • 2 Red Wines To Pair With Your Holiday Roast

    …Are you looking for a nice wine for your Christmas dinner? I recently tasted these two Italian wines both made with the Nebbiolo grape that will be superb with your holiday roast. These two wines are produced by Carlin de Paolo. A family winery in their 4th generation of producing wine located in Piedmonte region of Italy. These two wines…

    Debbie Gioquindo/ Hudson Valley Wine Goddess- 3 readers -
  • Domaine Meriwether Sparkling Wine and Make Ahead Spanakopita #winepw

    … immediately, stored in the fridge a day, or frozen. I like to re-butter stored spanakopita before baking. You can bake them frozen but I prefer to defrost mine covered in the fridge. Also on the table - Bubbles are so easy to pair! Oregon smoked salmon with homemade dill creme fraiche was also great with Domaine Meriwether. Traditional hummus was made…

    Jade Helm/ Tasting Pour- 3 readers -
  • Montakarn Estate Winery 2013 Georgina Rosé, British Columbia, $17

    … A decade ago, Gary Misson and his wife, Montakarn, fled the Lower Mainland of British Columbia to seek sun and warmth on Oliver’s Black Sage Bench. They began to transition their land near Le Vieux Pin from orchard to vineyard in 2009 and opened their winery in 2013. This dry approach with Malbec, Sangiovese and Nebbiolo produces beautiful…

    Great Northwest Wine- 5 readers -
  • Wine Tastings in Portland, Oregon: Friday, December 12, 2014

    … of their 7.5 hectares of Premier Cru fruit for over 4 generations! Here’s the line up: Transparence Extra Brut NV Blanc de Noirs Brut NV 2006 Face Nord Flight of 3, $28 Portland Wine Merchants BEST OF CALIFORNIA 2014! Including Runquist Petite Sirah, Duckhorn Merlot, Juxtapoz Meritage & more. $15.00 4:30-7:30, $15 Storyteller Wine Co. “Festivus…

    Portland Oregon Winein Merlot- 3 readers -
  • Girls Go Grape’s 2014 Holiday Wine List – The Reds

    … citrus peel and floral notes, this wine hits all the points perfectly. Lush and velvety with a surprising acidity, run and get this wine! Available at both Legacy Liquor Store and Swirl Wine Store in Vancouver. GAJA – ‘DaGromis’ Barolo 2007 made up of 100% Nebbiolo, is my luxury item for the ‘red’ list this year. I love Nebbiolo and this wine…

    Christine Campbell/ Girls Go Grapein Syrah- 4 readers -
  • Wines of Uruguay Tasting Tour

    … Associates, LLC is an independent creative marketing communications and public relations firm based in San Francisco, California, that helps local and global companies create, build and launch brands. Like 50 States Of Wine on Facebook Follow 50 States Of Wine on Twitter Subscribe to the 50 States Of Wine YouTube channel …

    Kovas Palubinskas/ 50 States of Winein Cabernet Franc Sauvignon Blanc- 3 readers -

    … And then there's that elegant Holland Creek beauty from Paracombe, and of course there's no better way to drink east into Eden Riesling than to start on top of Mengler's Hill at McLean's Farm. Three rosés knocked my socks off; the thought of them makes me very thirsty: the crunchy Longview Boatshed Nebbiolo Rosato, and the Grenache-based beauties from Longhop…

    Philip White/ drinkster- 2 readers -
  • Do Bianchi Christmas Six-Pack 2014: happy holidays yall!

    … Cantele’s Negroamaro rosé at Christmas. Do Bianchi Christmas Six-Pack 2014 Belisario 2012 Verdicchio di Matelica Vigneti Laimburg 2013 Riesling Cantele 2013 Negroamaro Rosato Il Falchetto 2011 Barbera d’Asti Scorrone Produttori del Barbaresco 2012 Langhe Nebbiolo Marenco 2013 Moscato d Asti Strev $116 plus tax, shipping & handling ($19 average…

    Do Bianchi/ Do Bianchi- 1 readers -
  • Daily Wine News: Puffeney To Retire

    … wine markets,” Tim Atkin thinks that “a minor scandal that exposes the way bargain basement wine is made, blended and traded” might be needed. In the Wall Street Journal, Lettie Teague attempts to pair Zinfandel with food. On a “Nebbiolo pilgrimage across Northern Italy” Robert Camuto visits “Ar.Pe.Pe. — the perfectionist, traditionalist producer…

    David White/ Terroirist: A Daily Wine Blog- 5 readers -
  • The 2014 Holiday Gift Packs!

    … of the below WHAT'S INSIDE THE $125 OPTION? the starred wines (+ tax + shipping if applicable) 2012 Domaine des Rouges-Queue Maranges 1er Cru, “Clos Roussots Chanel #5 and the dusty goodness of a real Burgundy. It’s high-toned, fancy tasting with plenty of structure. ** 2006 ArPePe Stella Retica Sassella Nebbiolo from the mountains of Valtelinna…

    The Feiring Linein Chardonnay- 1 readers -
  • Barboursville Vineyards - assembly line

    … at two different stations as we moved to the right along what seemed like an assembly line. For the red offerings at the next station, we tasted a 2013 Barbera, a 2013 Sangiovese Reserve, a 2013 Merlot, a 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon, a 2012 Cabernet Franc Reserve, and a 2011 Nebbiolo Reserve. I enjoyed the Cabernet Sauvignon ($14.99) and Cabernet…

    Wine About Virginiain Cabernet Franc Sauvignon Blanc- 3 readers -
  • Nebbiolo Beyond Barolo and Barbaresco

    … Tuesday, December 2, 2014 Nebbiolo Beyond Barolo and Barbaresco 2010 Barolo is driving me broke! In years past, I’d usually have no less than three cases of Barolo in the cellar by now. Unfortunately, with the average 20% increase on my typical value-buys, and my beloved single vineyard wines…

    Eric Guido/ The V.I.P. Table- 3 readers -
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