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    Genoa Italy: The Legend of Christopher Columbus and the UNESCO Connection

    …, Columbus Day, Columbus Day Parades, Domenico Piola, Genoa, Italy, italy travel, Mediterranean Sea, New World, Palazzo Bianco, Palazzo Rosso, Peter Paul Rubens, Recreation, Republic of Genoa, Sites in Genoa Italy, Travel and Tourism, unesco, Via Garibaldi, vino con vista, Visit Genoa Italy, Western Hemisphere, World Heritage Site…

    1 readers - By Vino Con Vista Italy

    Randall Grahm’s Caviste Volant “The Sisters” 2013

    …Randall Grahm’s Caviste Volant “The Sisters” 2013 Central Coast, CA As celebrated winemaker Randall Grahm remarked on the label for the Sisters, it’s a blend of albarino and riesling grapes, two white wine varietals with quite differing profiles. Huffington Post has a great report up on Grahm’s partnership with NakedWines.com, which means…

    4 readers - By Rebecca Gomez Farrell/ Rebecca Gomez Farrell

    Mill River Winery (MA)

    … and other notable wine regions. Who knew?! Not me. Until Mill River Winery’s Plantation red wine honors Rev. Ezekiel Rogers, who organized a company of twenty English families to sail to the New World on the “John of London”. In 1639, “Ezekiel Roger’s Plantation” was settled as the town of Rowley, MA. According to the owners, this wine celebrates…

    6 readers - By Carlo De Vito/ East Coast Wineries

    Weekly Interview: Aurelio Montes

    … been following his career, and it is amazing to see what he has done with Rioja (where his family comes from), Priorat (where he set the standard for its current excellence), and Bierzo (whose terroir he is making well-known). How do you spend your days off? Although I have many professional responsibilities – being the Chairman of Montes Wines…

    15 readers - By Albert Pak/ Terroirist: A Daily Wine Blog

    Duckhorn releases Canvasback Cabernet Sauvignon from Red Mountain

    … to produce a Cabernet Sauvignon. “While our roots are in Napa Valley, we have always had a pioneering spirit,” said Alex Ryan, president and CEO of Duckhorn. “This led us to champion New World Merlot at Duckhorn Vineyards, it took us to the Anderson Valley to make Pinot Noir at Goldeneye, and now it’s brought us to Red Mountain.” The news of Duckhorn’s…

    12 readers - By Andy Perdue/ Great Northwest Wine