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In Search of the Finest Italian Wines

Nina Snow drinking wine whilst scouting Italian Wines from Italian Vineyards

Marina Elettra Snow
July 13, 2019 | Marina Elettra Snow

Cantina Giba Winery and Winemaker

On this post, you will understand why I am/ always will be in love with Cantina Giba Winery.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 13, 2019 at 5:57 PM
Marina Elettra Snow
June 24, 2019 | Marina Elettra Snow

Summer in Sardegna!

Every year I count down the days to be back home in Italy.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jun 24, 2019 at 1:18 PM
Marina Elettra Snow
June 10, 2019 | Marina Elettra Snow

An Afternoon with Spirito Sardo!

Amazing time at Solare Ristorante  Continue »

Time Posted: Jun 10, 2019 at 4:26 PM
Marina Elettra Snow
May 30, 2019 | Marina Elettra Snow

Venetian Wine Tasting at Ambrogio15!

After living in Venice for many years, there is one thing I really miss: Aperitivo!  Continue »

Time Posted: May 30, 2019 at 3:23 PM
Marina Elettra Snow
November 8, 2016 | Marina Elettra Snow

What is the difference between Chianti and Chianti Classico?

If there is one thing I know, after studying to become a second level Sommelier in Italy, there are lots and lots of denominations and classifications of Italian wine. One aspect that has particularly confused many a wine lover is this simple and basic question: What is the difference between Chianti and Chianti Classico?  Continue »

Time Posted: Nov 8, 2016 at 10:06 AM
April 18, 2016 |

Regional Foods and More Big Reds of VinItaly 2016

I started day three by heading to the food pavilion. You can’t think of Italy and wine without food, no? Italian excellence across the board!  Continue »

Time Posted: Apr 18, 2016 at 6:48 PM
April 15, 2016 |

Red, White and Rosé at VinItaly 2016

When tasting wine, it is best to start with light sparkling wines and move up to more structured, bold reds, hence my plan for second day at VinItaly 2016. Let’s go!  Continue »

Time Posted: Apr 15, 2016 at 6:25 PM
April 13, 2016 |

A Mix of Whites, Sparkling and Reds at VinItaly 2016

Day one of VinItaly 2016 provided a wonderful overview and mix of types of wines and regions.  Continue »

Time Posted: Apr 13, 2016 at 5:53 PM
April 11, 2016 |

The Great Wines of VinItaly 2016

VinItaly is the largest gathering of vintners, vineyards and wine industry professionals in Italy.  Continue »

Time Posted: Apr 11, 2016 at 4:46 PM
Marina Elettra Snow
March 30, 2016 | Marina Elettra Snow

How To Teach Your Nose Wine Tasting

Wine tasting is a treasure hunt to find your favorites. Use these tools to teach your tongue and nose wine tasting techniques and your treasure will unfold.  Continue »

Time Posted: Mar 30, 2016 at 11:59 AM