The celebration of the 8th anniversary of the #winelover community in the Republic of Moldova. My thank you note.

And here I am once more… Trying to find the right words to express my feelings… trying to convey a message that will make sense to both those who were with me and also to those of you who couldn’t join us here in the Republic of Moldova 🇲🇩 to celebrate the 8th anniversary of the #winelover community with us. But… how to describe… Read more →

UNCOVERING KOMARNA: MEDITERRANEAN’S NEW WINE FRONTIER

  After the great #SeeYouInZagreb three day #winelover event on mid-September, five of us left to Southern Dalmatia, on a tour organized by Croatia Premium Wine Import (www.crotianpremiumwine.com) , a company based in the United States, owned by Mirena Bagur and her husband Win Burke. They are focused on Komarna Wine Region, which is located in Dubrovačka Neretvanska county, Croatia’s… Read more →

Open Letter From Luca Formentini (as he concluded his second mandate as president of the “Consorzio Lugana”).

Dear Luganalover, My second mandate as President of Consorzio Lugana has reached its conclusion. With this message I want to thank you for the time and care you’ve dedicated to us. I’ve been traveling around the world with the goal of letting the most influential and competent people in the market know about Lugana, its identity, its land and its… Read more →

“Madeira’s innovative side” by Sue Tolson, CST.

The #winelover 7th anniversary trip to Madeira was an amazing experience. Not only did we get to visit traditional Madeira wine companies steeped in history and taste fine Madeira wines dating back decades in some cases, we also saw a more innovative side to the island’s wine culture. Still wines from Tinta Negra We tasted well-crafted still wines produced from… Read more →

Oenorama 2019: The coverage of the event by Gian Luca Garattoni

… On March 1st til 3rd, 2019, the 26th edition of Oenorama has taken place in Athens in the beautiful venue of Zappeion, five minutes walk from Syntagma Square Some 180 wineries from across the country were present bringing the flavors of many varieties and terroirs. Since the subject is, in my opinion, very vast, I’ve chosen to focus this article… Read more →

Madeira is for #winelover-s. Thank you!

My dear friends and fellow #winelover-s, The 7th celebration of the anniversary of #winelover community comes to an end… And what a celebration! 🙏 I just want to say a few words:1. Thank you so much Ana Sofia de Oliveira for making it happen. You did an amazing job out of organizing one of the best celebrations we ever had. Thanks to you, Madeira… Read more →

Open letter to the Sommeliers Choice Awards

Open letter to the Sommeliers Choice Awards: Fellow members of the Sommeliers Choice Awards, Yesterday I found out via a posting on Facebook that I was included on your “Top Wine Influencers In 2019 You Need to Pay Attention To.” So let me start where I should: Thank you very very much for including me. This was greatly appreciated. However, my… Read more →

The program of the 6th anniversary of the #winelover community in Tarragona.

Are you ready to celebrate the 6th anniversary of the #winelover community in Tarragona?   Here is the amazing program put together by  Sinisa Curavic at SweetEasy Lifestyle & Concepts wine tours. #SeeYouInTarragona   Cheers, Luiz Alberto Founder of the #winelover community Founder of the #LifeLover community Master of Wine candidate (former) Italian Wine Ambassador I combine my passion for wine with social media Follow me on twitter: @thewinehub  On Instagram: 1winelove… Read more →