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SERVE Cuvée Charlotte 2011 - Hailing from Dealu Mare in Romania, SERVE Cuvée Charlotte is made with grapes from the estate’s most valuable sites (“SERVE Ceptura”, 2016). The 2011 vintage is described by its producers as “a […]
Edoardo Miroglio Brut 2008 - The planting of the vineyards began in 2002, choosing as the first variety the Pinot Nero (“Our vineyards”, n.d., para. 2). Edoardo Miroglio’s excellence on Pinot Noir varietals is debatable. However, the […]
Retsina Papagiannakos 2015, Retsina, Greece - Truth to be told, pine resin is not only an efficient preservative used in the past during the transportation of wine overseas. It is also good at hiding a wine’s faults or […]
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Food and Wine Pairing

Cârnaţi de Pleşcoi la Atelier Pleșcoi Sausages with New World Wine - It was after my friend’s holiday in Gura Siriului, Buzău County, last summer. Near Gura Siriului lies Pleșcoi, the village famous for its sausages. My friend showed at my door with a […]
Roast Lamb with Mature Red Wines - Wine with lamb, provided we are talking about simple roast meat – no sauces or heavy seasoning – is not too difficult a match. Yes, it may be expensive, depending on how […]
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