Wine

Italian wines, appertivi and digestivi are the most popular in the world. In this section, we provide a condensed history and accurate description of the most popular Italian Wines, and Liquors. We also provide a map of the regions of Italy, each with its own rich history and culinary specialties. We hope to preserve and promote authenticity!

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Wine Pairings for Riccioli al Limone con Gamberi (Lemon and Shrimp)

Wine pairings for Riccioli al Limone con Gamberi Bianco: Orsolani Erbaluce di Caluso, Ferrando Erbaluce di Caluso La Torrazza Rosato: Contadi Castaldi Franciacorta Rosé, Cantina di Sorbara Lambrusco Rosa Rosae This... Read More »

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Wine Pairings for Fusilli con Ricotta di Bufala (Buffalo Ricotta)

Wine pairings for Fusilli con Ricotta di Bufala Bianco: La Spinetta Vermentino, Poggio al Tesoro Vermentino Solosole Rosato: Cantine Colle Moro Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Cerasuolo, Nicodemi Montepulciano d’Abruzzo... Read More »

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Wine Pairings for Spaghetti con Zucchini

Wine pairings for Spaghetti con Zucchini White: Trebbiano from La Valentina, Masciarelli and Valori Zucchini shows a lot of earthy and herbal notes that subtly exude freshness. Many Italian white wines mimic this flavor... Read More »

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Wine Pairings for Spaghetti alle Fragole (Strawberries)

Wine Pairings for Spaghetti alle Fragole Whites: Pecorino from Marramiero Reds: For moderately ripe strawberries: Bresan Schioppettino or a Chianti Classico Riserva For really ripe strawberries: Gabbas Cannonau Dule or... Read More »

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Wine Pairings for Farfalle al Salmone

Wine Pairings for Farfalle al Salmone White: Soave, especially from Pieropan,Inama and Gini Red: Barbera, especially from Hilberg, Bartolo Mascarello and Francesco Quaquarini, and Schiava from San Michele... Read More »

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Wine Pairings for Tagliatelle con Ragu Bianco (Meat Sauce)

Wine pairings for Tagliatelle con Ragu Bianco Bianco: Gravner Ribolla Gialla Anfora, Marjan Simčič Ribolla Gialla Opoka Slovenia, Radikon Ribolla Gialla Rosso: La Spinetta Pin, Pelissero Long Now This is a very... Read More »

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Wine Pairings for Farfalle con le Fave e Pecorino (Fava Beans)

Pairings for Farfalle con le Fave e Pecorino White: Bruna Pigato U Baccan, Feipu dei Massaretti Pigato di Albenga; Zenato Lugana San Benedetto or Lugana Riserva, Quintarelli Bianco Secco Ca’ del Merlo Fava beans, aka... Read More »

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Wine Pairings for Farfalle con Barbabietole (Beets)

Wine pairings for Farfalle con Barbabietole Bianco: Rapitalà Grillo, Di Giovanna Grillo Rosso: Zeni Teroldego Rotaliano Lealbere, Fedrizzi Cipriano Teroldego Rotaliano Beets are earthy, so they pair well with wines that... Read More »

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Wine Pairings for Garganelli con Salciccia e Piselli (Sausage and Peas)

Wine pairings for Garganelli con Salciccia e Piselli Rosato: Casanova della Spinetta Il Rosé di Casanova, Salcheto Rosato Obvius Rosso: De’Notari Cesanese, Cantini Volpetti Cesanese del Piglio Campo alle Rose This... Read More »

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Wine Pairings for Gnocchi con Ragu di Costine (Short Ribs)

Wine pairings for Gnocchi con Ragu di Costine Rosato: Cantele Negroamaro Rosato, Castello Monaci Kreos Rosato, Leone di Castris Five Roses Rosato Rosso: Alberto Longo Capoposto, Stella Negroamaro Puglia, Cantine Due Palme... Read More »