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New Hampshire Wine Man Reviews Banfi Chianti Classico Riserva 2013

Banfi Chianti Classico Riserva red wine bottle from Tuscany, Italy

Want a review of Banfi Chianti Classico Riserva 2013, with a comparison to the 2007 vintage? Head over to New Hampshire Wine Man. Joe JanishJoe Janish is Director of Public Relations for Banfi Vintners, a Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW), and a veteran of the wine industry for over 20 years. He launched one of […]

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Shiba Sommelier On Banfi Chianti Classico

Shiba Sommelier next to Banfi Chianti Classico 2014 red wine bottle from Tuscany, Italy

Our favorite canine sommelier awarded “3 bones” (we think that’s good) to Banfi Chianti Classico 2014. No word on whether the dog will bury the bottle to age it for a few years. See the review on Shiba Sommelier. Joe JanishJoe Janish is Director of Public Relations for Banfi Vintners, a Certified Specialist of Wine […]

Recipes, Wine and Food

Celebrate National Grilled Cheese Month with Pesto Mozzarella Grilled Cheese

Mozzarella grilled cheese sandwich with pesto and tomato and glass of red chianti wine

If you were to ask me about my favorite cuisine I would hands down say Italian. All things Italian. Pasta, pesto, delicious cheese, you name it and I love it. Perhaps the fact that I’m half-Italian plays into this love. I was also born and raised in Wisconsin which means that I’m also a lover […]

Wine and Food, Wine and Food Pairing

Tips for the Perfect Grilled Cheese Sandwich (paired with wine, of course)

Cooler weather means it’s time to stay cozy at home with your favorite comfort foods. Tomato soup, casseroles, and warm stews all fit the bill. However, the ultimate comfort food is a perfectly toasty and melty grilled cheese sandwich, and even better, paired with a glass of Chianti wine. Put on flannel PJs, pour yourself […]