“Imagine a Winter Morning in an Organic Vineyard and the Lethargy of Nature”

Last Saturday, Pievalta hosted its annual event, “Imagine a Winter Morning in an Organic Vineyard and the Lethargy of Nature.” Now in its second year, this fun gathering is led by our winemaker, Alessandro. He teaches the participants how to prune a vine. And then they go out and test their skills in the vineyard … Read more

Barone Pizzini in Houston, Weds., Feb. 12, HSA seminar

Above: the Houston Sommelier Association is one of the leading wine professional trade groups in the USA today. Barone Pizzini manager and Franciacorta Consortium Vice President Silvano Brescianini will be leading a Franciacorta seminar at the Houston Sommelier Association on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 10:30 a.m. The event is free and will be held at … Read more

On the road in the U.S.: Gambero Rosso tastings February 2014

Barone Pizzini manager will be pouring the “Tre Bicchieri” winner Barone Pizzini 2009 Franciacorta Brut Nature at the Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri tastings in New York (Feb. 6), Chicago (Feb. 11), and San Francisco (Feb. 13) next month. Click here for event and registration info. The Gambero Rosso tastings are open to members of the … Read more

Barone Pizzini & Pievalta in Houston, Texas! @houstonsomms @CamerataHouston

Above: on Wednesday, Barone Pizzini manager Silvano Brescianini addressed a group of Houston’s leading wine professionals at the Houston Sommelier Association (photo by top Houston wine blogger Amy Gross). Barone Pizzini manager Silvano Brescianini took time out from his Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri tour of the U.S. to spend a day in Houston, Texas, this … Read more