CLV
20/06/2017

Countryside La Vie – Edition No 118

I am still surprised when asked if they would like a rosé wine how many customers will say “Oh no, I don’t drink rosé” Now me, being me, may well…
CLV
22/05/2017

Countryside La Vie – Edition No 117

Officially called Apuglia but now mostly, simply Puglia this is deep in the south of Italy and an area often referred to as ‘the heel of Italy’s boot’.  It is…
CLV
22/04/2017

Countryside La Vie – Edition No 116

PUDDING WINES – why do we call them that when after all they are so much better with cheese? Some even better with your first course let along the last.…
CLV
22/03/2017

Countryside La Vie – Edition No 115

Have you tried; White – makes a super aperitif or as a Sunday morning ‘snifter’ Tawny - with Sticky Toffee pudding?  It takes Port to a different level And what…
CLV
22/01/2017

Countryside La Vie – Edition No 114

Watch out champagne and Prosecco. Those of you who have flown into Bergamo will be aware just how beautiful the region is and that there are a number of lakes…