• veniviniamici

Old World Vs. New World

Updated: Feb 3

The comparison of an Old World wine to a New World wine is a popular type of tasting because it allows us to detect terroir through direct comparison.

Battle of the Zins!

Join us and your day will go from super to sip-erb real quick!

Zinfandel is a red grape and shows such depth of character. Yes white Zin exists as a commercial product, but we are steering clear of that for this tasting!

Our old world example will be a Primitivo from Italy.

Our new world example will be an old vine zin from Lodi grown on the St. George rootstock!

If you did not pick up the previous wine package, no problem! Head over to your local wine shop and pick up a bottle of Primitivo from Italy & a Lodi old vine zin.

Feb 3, 2021 at 7:30 P.M. ET

Join Zoom Meeting

Time: Feb 3, 2021 07:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Meeting ID: 836 8267 7835

Passcode: wine

Tonight we will be using 'Breakout Rooms' to allow the audience to connect with each other and discuss their tasting experiences in smaller groups before reporting back their findings to the class

You can always enjoy the lectures as a spectator in our YouTube Stream:

*Please like and subscribe, so close to 100 subs!


Feb 5 Italy Wine Sale:

Feb 25 Wine & IP: Black History Month: More info in upcoming Blog

March 4 Chianti DOCG Vs IGT: Wine in Italy Wine sale (and previous sale)

April 1 Beaujolais Cru

Specific bottles we will be sampling:

If you like our events and wish to give us a tip, we appreciate it!

Wine Till Sold Out

Hands down this site has the lowest minimum bottles needed to get free shipping. The QPR of these wines are excellent!

Click Link to connect to

"VVA100" for $20 off $100

"VVA20" for $5 off $40

Wine Access Link

Stuck at home and want great wine delivered to your door?! I choose Wine Access. Their selection of wine is awesome and each bottle comes with a printed description with short story as well as tasting notes.

If you'd like to chat with me about what wines you should be ordering, contact me and I'll set aside time to discuss your needs to help you discover the best wine on their site.

Get $50 on your first order of $150 with the link below*:

Last Bottle Wine

Last Bottle Wines offers one wine at a time until it is sold out! Any sparklers go insanely fast, but you can find some really interesting and great values on wines from this site. This is a great game that feels almost Pokemon-esque. The shipping isn't the fastest and you need to order more than one bottle at a time to get free delivery; perfect if you're trying to start a cellar!

Get $10 of your first order with the link below*:

First Bottle Wine

First bottle wines is a great stop to find some really special wines.

Get $10 off your first order with the link below*:

*Full Disclosure--I do get account credit for each person who uses the above link to register.

64 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All