Category: Italy

A Summer Trip to Italy, Thanks to DaVinci Wine

The last time I traveled to Italy, I had just graduated from college. I was 22, wide-eyed, and energetic about the world and all it had to offer. I had yet to met He Sips (my husband, who co-writes this blog) and my son, Noah, who would arrive more than 10 years later. I also knew very... Read more »

Bottle Review of Voveti Prosecco: A Sexy Sparkling Wine, Comment to Win!

Bottle Review of Voveti Prosecco: A Sexy Sparkling Wine, Comment to Win!
    Just look at the picture of this bottle! Doesn’t it scream DATE NIGHT! It’s so sleek and sexy that it makes you want to pop it open and pour a glass. Luckily, this wine tastes as good as it looks! VOVETI is an artisan Prosecco inspired by the Ferrers of Barcelona, Spain, the founding... Read more »

Join She Sips in Live Video Italian Food and Wine Tasting Tonight

Do you want to watch She Sips taste and talk about wine and food–LIVE from your home computer? Do you want to know more about Italian wine and food? Then join me online tonight at 7 pm CDT in an interactive live video wine pairing and tasting sponsored by Bertolli. Expert sommelier Stacie Hunt, a... Read more »
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Join She Sips and Win a FREE Wine Tasting Kit

Do you want to watch She Sips taste and talk about wine and food–LIVE from your home computer? Do you want to know more about Italian wine and food? Then join me virally this Wednesday, May 4 at 7 pm CDT in an interactive live video wine pairing and tasting sponsored by Bertolli. Expert sommelier... Read more »

Tasting the Wines of Umbria

Quick – name an Italian wine region.  What did you say? Chianti? Barolo? I’m guessing the first region that came to mind wasn’t Umbria.  In fact, if you asked me to name as many Italian DOCs as I could, I probably wouldn’t even think of Umbria.  Well, at least I wouldn’t have before attending the... Read more »

Imagine a Bath Tub Full of Wine--and You in It!

We all know that a glass of red wine is good for the heart. But what about a bath of it? Yes, a bath of it!! At Bella Uve spa in the Torgiano, Italy this is a reality. A bath of Sangiovese in a wine-barrel-like tub. Grape-infused ointments. A glass of wine to sip while... Read more »
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