Christmas needs the right «spirit»!

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Embark on a fascinating «spiritual» journey. Originally used by the Romans to indicate the «breath of the wind» (spirare which means “to breathe”), the meaning of the word evolved in the Middle Ages, when it was associated with everything...

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Single-Vineyard Grappas: Unique Excellences by Marolo

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Since grappa is obtained through the simplification and reduction of matter to its “essence”, then the purity of an “essence” can only be ensured by the quality of its raw material of origin.  Although it may seem like an alchemical...

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Wherever You Go, There’s a Grappa for You

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In a not-so-distant past, hikers knew that, along with their provisions, next to the water bottle, there should always be a small flask of «spirits». Whether it was grappa, liqueur, brandy or Fernet, a sip of a distilled drink was needed to...

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