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Wine of the Week – Artesa 2016 Pinot Noir – Los Carneros/Napa Valley -$44.00

Situated atop a hill overlooking both the Napa and Sonoma Valleys, with sweeping views of San Pablo Bay, Artesa Winery produces vintages that artfully display the best that both wine regions have to offer. In a bottle of its newly ...

Wine of the Week – Adriano Adami Prosecco Superiore DOCG 2017-$18.99

Treviso is the ancestral home of Prosecco and the Alta Marca area is renowned for its excellent wines dating as far back as the Middle Ages. Historical records show that as early as 1606, wines were exported from Treviso throughout ...

Wine of the Week: Schamsberg Blanc de Blanc 2015 - $34.99

All is well in the Napa Valley. The mustard blossoms are in full bloom. The Napa Valley Wine Train sits sleepily on a side track, undergoing refurbishment and routine repairs in anticipation of the onslaught of spring and summer tourists ...

Lombard – Venetian denomination conquers international markets and critics

2018 more than 17.5 million bottles, a positive growth trend as international promotion continues. Very positive numbers for Lugana DOC, which closes 2018 with a definite “plus” registering a growth trend of more than 8.6% compared to the previous year, ...

Wine of the Week: Drusian Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore DOCG Brut -$13.99

Direct from the home of Prosecco in Valdobbiadene, northeastern Italy, comes this delightfully dry, yet refreshing Prosecco that is perfect for today's lighter, varied cuisine. Zesty with aromas of white flowers and juicy, tart, lemons and hints of green apple, ...

Wine of the Week – Tensta Carrett Cascin Bordino Barbaresco Riserva

Arriving in the U.S. hand-in-hand with the New Year is Tenuta Carretta Cascina Bordino Barbaresco Riserva ($39.99). A lean, bracing young wine with plenty of running room for long aging, this is a superb rendition of the Nebbiolo grape from ...

Wine of the Week: Contessa Prosecco Superiore DOCG -$18

Prosecco is America's favorite sparkling wine. For 2019, its popularity is expected to explode. A gift from northern Italy, Prosecco Superiore is the ultimate versatile beverage. Le Contesse Prosecco Superiore Brut DOCG ($18) is a sparkling wine from Conegliano Valdobbiadene, ...

Wine of the Week: Tensta Carretta Cannubi Barolo DOCG 2012 - $45

Arriving fresh for 2019 from the rolling hills of Piedmont in Northwestern Italy is the lustrous Tenuta Carretta Cannubi Barolo DOCG 2012-$45. A bold expressive wine made from 100% Nebbiolo grapes, it is aged for 36 months-2 years in oak ...

Wine of the Week: Binny’s serves up a Holiday Champagne Showcase Just in time for the New Year!

Binny's Beverage Depot was the scene of one of the Chicago area's most opulent Champagne gala. Champagne producers, from France's largest and most prestigious houses, to small "Grand Marque" producers were among the more than 50 types offered for sampling. ...

Wine of the Week for your holiday table

Barolo is one of the most distinctive of all Italian wines. Rich and bold, it is often compared to the legendary wines of Burgundy in France. The good news is that Italian Barolo of excellent quality can be had for ...

Wine of the Week - Moscato d’Asti

From the land of chocolate and hazelnuts, come some exquisite sparkling wines that you can enjoy throughout the Holiday Season. Everyone knows Asti Spumante, but few know of its origin and wide variety. A recent trip to Piedmont in northwestern ...

Wine of The Week: Prosecco with Villa Deli Olmi - $12

wine@thetimesweekly.com As the Holidays approach, there are myriad celebrations great and small in the offing. Almost any time of day offers an opportunity to celebrate with family, friends and co-workers. Special considerations abound such as lunch with the boss, a ...

Wine of the week: Wine for the Holiday table

Countryside, IL - Mainstreet's 2018 Wine and Food for the holiday was a virtual cornucopia of Holiday delights with over 200 wines poured and copious bites from nearly a dozen local restaurants and catering companies. Tasting participants had the opportunity ...

Wine of the Week: For your Thanksgiving table serve the European Wines of the Year

Fontanafredda, the largest certified organic producer in Piedmont, presented its Barolo DOCG wines to a distinguished gathering of wine professionals in Italy's La Scuola (the school). Fontanafredda was awarded the title of European Winery of the Year 2017 during the ...

Wine of the Week: Panthera 2016 Russian river Valley Chardonnay - $36.99

RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY, Sonoma County, CA--The Russian River Valley is one of the unique growing regions of Northern California. With its rich volcanic soil and proximity to the Pacific Ocean, the area is one of the best places in the ...

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