Portugal… It’s More than Just Rosé and Port

Portugal… It’s More than Just Rosé and Port

By Bob Lipinski When you mention Portuguese wines, most people think of refreshing summer rosé wines or wonderful Port wines great for colder weather. But Portugal has more to offer than just rosé and port. In fact, some of the greatest wine values in today’s market...
Franciacorta—The Only True Rival To Champagne

Franciacorta—The Only True Rival To Champagne

By Bob Lipinski Franciacorta is a “classic method” sparkling wine made in the province of Brescia in Italy’s northern region of Lombardy. According to its DOCG (1995) regulations, Franciacorta can be made into a white or rosé sparkling wine, which can range from...