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Nicole Niebisch

I recently sat down with Pietro Ratti, winemaker of the historic Renato Ratti Estate in Italy’s Piedmont region to taste his 2004 Renato Ratti Rocche Marcenasco Barolo, and to talk about Barolo and his late father’s contributions to the region’s… [Read more…]

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Nicole Niebisch

Enjoying Asado and Malbec with mi amigo Gonzalo Perez at La Barra.

On my first visit to Argentina this July, I learned about a national holiday that carries a sentiment so wonderful and obvious I wondered why the US, a consumer economy that finds any reason to develop marketing campaigns driving us to celebrate (aka buy and consume), had not yet picked up on it. [Read more…]

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Nicole Niebisch

Enjoying a Spritz on the Piazza Erbe

Some of you out there in the Wine Universe may have heard about a trade tasting that takes place in Verona, Italy for four days every March called Vinitaly, which is now in its 46th year. Vinitaly is hard to imagine in scale. [Read more…]

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Nicole Niebisch  has worked in the wine industry for the past decade. She started in New York restaurants as a sommelier and, prior to joining Lot18, spent five years working for Folio Fine Wine Partners, an importer and producer of… [Read more…]

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