What wine do you have in your wine fridge?

During Easter I went back home and my dad asked me to create him an “app” similar to mine about my wine fridge. I asked him to collect some relevant data for him and he wrote me on paper the following information: wine year producer country region number of bottles I turned this into a… Continue reading What wine do you have in your wine fridge?

Langhe – October ’16

I want to write about my experience in Langhe, Piedmont, where I have been with Davide in October (I wrote this blog about the tasting of a Langhe Nebbiolo). It was really one of the best experiences I ever had! Why Langhe? Because it is one of the best wines production area in Italy and… Continue reading Langhe – October ’16

Tableau, Google Sheets and… my wine fridge!

I started this project about visualising my wines a couple of weeks ago, when I got my (first) wine fridge! I started to organise my bottles and cover the labels with kitchen/ food film and then I got the idea to catalogue them. A Google Sheet, that I can even share with boyfriend Davide, seemed perfect to me. I… Continue reading Tableau, Google Sheets and… my wine fridge!

Langhe Nebbiolo 2014 -Enzo Boglietti

A couple of weeks ago I was on holiday in Italy, Piedmont, Langhe. It was one of the best holidays of my life, really. The reason Davide and I went there, of course, is for the wines. Piedmont wines and, in particular, wines from this small wine region called Langhe are one of the best… Continue reading Langhe Nebbiolo 2014 -Enzo Boglietti

Choose right: the best year of the best Spanish wines

During my researches of wine datasets, it happened some months ago that I asked Andy Kriebel  (@VizWizBI) if he knew where I could find cool wine data. He came back to me saying that our colleague Robin had something… And he actually sent me this picture: My first reaction was… “Oh my, is this a joke??”…… Continue reading Choose right: the best year of the best Spanish wines

Ribera del Duero Crianza 2011 – Dominio del Cair -Denominacion de Origin

As I anticipated in my previous blog post, I am going to introduce the second wine Davide and I tried last week at Tozino. SECOND WINE Ribera del Duero Crianza 2011 – Dominio del Cair -Denominacion de Origin Grape variety: Tinto Fino [I forgot to sign the price, sorry]   VISUAL EXAMINATION Clarity: Limpid Color: Ruby red… Continue reading Ribera del Duero Crianza 2011 – Dominio del Cair -Denominacion de Origin

Rioja Bordon 2015 DOC – Bodegas Franco Espanolas

As I wrote in the previous blog post I was with my parents and brother in Copenaghen last weekend. We had lunch at home on Sunday, a really typical Neapolitan summer lunch: pasta cooked in the oven with tomatoes and fried eggplants, eggplant parmigiana – one of my favourite dishes and eggplants fried 2 times –… Continue reading Rioja Bordon 2015 DOC – Bodegas Franco Espanolas