Valpolicella, Amarone & Verona

Valpolicella, Amarone & Verona

"It's the coming together of two words," she replied. "Amare in Italian means to love and then Amaro means bitter, Amarone is the coming together of those two things." And don't we need a little of both to stay balanced in this funny old thing we call life? Perhaps that's why I'm so drawn to Amarone.

Splendid Cordoba 05/09/2017

Splendid Cordoba 05/09/2017

The sky gently burns a passionate red, reflecting on the water as the sun nods goodbye to another beautiful day. Clouds of dust streak through the transcendent light in zigzags along beaten dirt tracks while screams and laughter fill the warm, pine scented air. There's the occasional glimpse of tail lights on a curved black [...]