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Jun 6, 2013 - More Wine Tasting

Awoke for a nice (high calorie) breakfast of yogurt, cheese, croissants, fruit, and lots of breakfast meats. How do these people stay trim?? Off to one of the most prominent wineries in the Piedmont region, Gaya. Very impressive operation and outstanding wine. A light lunch in town followed by more wine at the Bruno Rocca winery. Learning not to finish the wine at every tasting is becoming a much more important skill. A visit to the town of Alba, which is the white truffle capital of the world. A brief rest at the hotel followed by dinner...

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Jun 5, 2013 - Italian Wine Tasting Begins

Packed up and headed to the Piedmont region of Italy to begin our wine education. Checked in at the Corte Gondina where we met up with our guide, Maria. Maria was born in the area and after a few travels (including a 10 month stay in Atlanta), lives here with her husband and two small children. After checking out the local village of La Morra, we headed to our first winery, Roberto Voerzio. Enjoyed wonderful views along the way of the Langhe valley with the Alps in the background. Had a great tour of the vineyard, the fermentation area and...

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