Băbească Neagră – an ignored beauty
10+1 Excellent Romanian Wines- #winelover recommendations of 2019 (still valid in 2020)
The most frequent question I get, especially from non-connaisseur friends is “What is the best wine?”. My answer to that is that it is similar to asking who is the most beautiful woman … it depends on who you ask. I hate rankings, points, but…
Guest Post Julia Scavo: Soliloquy of a multi-polar: thoughts and reflections about the Romanian wine nowadays
The Somm’s voice… Who is Iulia Scavo? Most think of me as a Romanian Somm, as I have been representing Romania in the most prestigious ASI competitions since 2010. However, I have served too few Romanian wines in a restaurant since the beginnings of my…
Feteasca Regala- Discover the prolific Royal Maiden
Busuioaca de Bohotin- Roses and basil in a glass, just not so native
Tamaioasa romaneasca- A story how Muscat Blanc gets a different name in every country
The 3Vs of Cotnari: Vine, Volume, and Vision
A Pocket Guide- Red Romanian Grapes- Negru de Dragasani
A Pocket Guide- White Romanian Grapes- Feteasca Alba
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Silvia Palasca- web dev by day, wine storyteller by night (or the other way around)
Hello, I'm Silvia, wine and travel enthusiast. Looking to turn my passions into a lifestyle. As I writer and web designer I thrive on great sips and epic scenery. WSET Level 2 graduate, I love writing, talking and analyzing wine. If you have a project in mind, let's talk!