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Bolgheri on the Tuscan coast: Sun, Sea & Bolgheri Wine

Bolgheri on the Tuscan coast: Sun, Sea & Bolgheri Wine

Bolgheri. What’s the first thing that comes to mind when we say this word? Bolgheri wine probably comes up first, since this area has become famous in the past few decades for its bold Supertuscans. But also the sun, sea and small towns that make this wine so particular. Bolgheri DOC, as a wine producing …Read More
June 15, 2018
Wine Guide
Rosé wine: still a summer favourite

Rosé wine: still a summer favourite

It’s refreshing, light, aromatic and uniquely flavoured and pairs perfectly with many traditional Tuscan dishes and more. We’re talking about rosé wine, a forever figure of the Italian summer. Drinking rosé has become a recurring trend every year when the first heat starts to make its presence felt through to the end of the summer. …Read More
June 12, 2018

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Wine Guide
10 Wine-Based Cocktails

10 Wine-Based Cocktails

We decided to make our own version of summer which doesn’t involve getting burnt under the Tuscan sun! When humidity is high and all you want is a refreshing drink, why not indulge in an easy-to-make 5’o clock wine-based cocktail? Wine can be used in so many different ways, from adding some to a special …Read More
June 6, 2018
Italy Travel
Wine Tasting holidays: Perfect Weekend Getaways in Italy

Wine Tasting holidays: Perfect Weekend Getaways in Italy

Looking for that perfect “grape” escape? If you plan on visiting the region of Tuscany, you’ve come to the right place. The rich topography of our “bella Toscana” is a wine-lover’s dream, the sloping hills of the countryside dotted with vineyards whose colors brilliantly change with each season. This is a place for those who …Read More
May 29, 2018
Dievole News
Vigna di Sessina: Meet the Gran Selezione from Dievole

Vigna di Sessina: Meet the Gran Selezione from Dievole

Tuscany is famous worldwide for its truly unique scenery, food, wine and hospitality. “Unique” is the best way to describe Vigna di Sessina Gran Selezione DOGG 2015 the new wine that completes Dievole’s Chianti Classico range. Established in 2013 by the Chianti Classico Wine Consortium, Gran Selezione is the top category in terms of quality, …Read More
May 21, 2018
Italy Travel
Historic Steam Train from Siena and Florence

Historic Steam Train from Siena and Florence

If you’ve seen the Harry Potter films, you can easily picture what an old steam engine train looks like. It’s the stuff of fantasy, yet in Tuscany, it’s reality! Not every train here, of course, is a historic steam train, but there is a special “Nature Train” (Trenonatura) that can give you the opportunity to …Read More
May 3, 2018
Wine Guide
Wine World Trends 2018: facts about wine consumption and market

Wine World Trends 2018: facts about wine consumption and market

In general, it’s not always easy to predict what type of wine while be most popular in a given year. Often this prediction does not only depend on the trends of the moment but also on the tastes and purchasing power of the consumer. Trends in the wine world are often influenced by thoughts and …Read More
April 26, 2018
Italy Travel
Tuscany Travel Tips: an interview with our Director Stefano Capurso

Tuscany Travel Tips: an interview with our Director Stefano Capurso

Tuscany is the perfect place to go in every season. With its vast historical, cultural and natural lands, what it has to offer is simply extraordinary. From the big cities to the little medieval towns, from the countryside to the mountains, without forgetting to mention the coast and the pristine natural reserves, you will never …Read More
April 24, 2018
Wine Guide
The best books about wine to give as a gift

The best books about wine to give as a gift

Here at Dievole we cherish culture in all its forms and strongly believe that words can be as inebriating as a nice glass of Chianti Classico. Here’s a list of must-read wine books that your liquor-loving friends are sure to enjoy – especially if paired with a nice bottle of Tuscan vintage! The Wine Country Mystery …Read More
April 23, 2018
Italy Travel
Jewelry Artisans in Tuscany

Jewelry Artisans in Tuscany

For centuries, Tuscany has worn the crown in the handmade sector; many of Italy’s most cherished products are fruit of the region’s long history of artisanal production. And to the joy of tourists worldwide, the jewelry-making tradition remains a Tuscan staple. From the tiniest of towns to the most bustling of city centers, each corner …Read More
April 10, 2018
Wine Guide
Corkscrew: the best wine openers and how to use them correctly

Corkscrew: the best wine openers and how to use them correctly

Have you ever tried to open a bottle of wine using the classic winged corkscrew in front of a wine-connoisseur? If you have, I imagine you can still remember the look of disgust on their face! Jokes aside, I felt the need to write about this this because if there’s one thing that differentiates a …Read More
April 3, 2018