For the Love of Franciacorta

Franciacorta is the luxurious, beguiling, somewhat rare sparkling wine from Italy’s region of the same name. I’ve been fangirl-ing hard ever since my first sip and when I recently had an opportunity to attend a Franciaorta and caviar class, well, no one had to ask me to twice.

VinSanto aka Holy Wine

Literally translated Saint’s Wine, but commonly referred to as Holy Wine, VinSanto is a bit of an enigma wrapped in a conundrum. I say this because so many things about the wine vary, depending on what you are reading, or who you are talking to. Everything from it’s origin, the grapes, to it’s name (and…