Tag archive for ‘prosecco’
Prosecco and fruit juice
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, April 8th, 2019

Women’s Day cocktail

This is Mario Matassa’s variation on the classic Mimosa cocktail (champagne and orange juice), though of course we are using prosecco instead of champagne… Serves 4-6 Preparation time 5 minutes Ingredients: • More...

Drinking prosecco
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, March 11th, 2019

Drink Italia! Prosecco

The past few years have seen Prosecco become the go-to party fizz, but don’t let the lighthearted bubbles fool you: premium Prosecco is in a class of its own. We take a look… Glera, the Prosecco grape variety, More...

Skiing area in the Dolomites Alps. Overlooking the Sella group in Val Gardena. Italy
By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

Ask the experts: Dolomites travel, prosecco & Italian bank accounts

Our experts are here to help with all your questions about Italy. This month we examine the attraction of the Dolomites, select a prosecco for panettone, and open an Italian bank account… Photos by Getty Images The More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Time to sparkle

Mionetto. More than just a Prosecco. Here we explain why… In the heart of the Veneto Valley, where Prosecco originated, is Valdobbiadene, the home of premium Prosecco brand Mionetto. Founded in 1887 by master More...

Brits drink the most prosecco
By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Brits: The Biggest Prosecco Fans

If you love a glass (or indeed a bottle) of Prosecco to enjoy with your meal or to help you destress then feel confident in the knowledge that you are not alone. It turns out that Britain is actually the world’s More...

New Opening: Trufflesecco
By Italia Travel & Life On Monday, August 22nd, 2016

New: Trufflesecco combining two great things

You guessed it, this new venture brings together two of Italy’s best treats, truffles and prosecco. Credit: The Telegraph This article was originally from The Telegraph This bar has brought together the streets More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, May 26th, 2016


Think of it as Italian firewater? An end-of-meal tipple to be feared as much as revered? Paul Pettengale explains why quality grappa should be sipped and savoured… You know the drill. You’ve enjoyed your welcoming More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016

Wines of the Veneto

The northeastern region of the Veneto combines gentle plains in the south with mountains in the north. From robust reds to subtle prosecco wines, it really does have it all… It’s the largest-producing region More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

Dizzy on the Fizzy – The Prosecco Story

Think Prosecco and you may think of Bellinis and Spritzers, but there is so much more to the wine than that, as its producers are keen to point out. Kevin Pilley treads the Prosecco Road in Italy’s far northeast… Versatile More...

By Italia Travel & Life On Thursday, July 4th, 2013

Italian Sparkling Wine: Prosecco

A raised glass of Prosecco is ubiquitous with celebration, so we enrolled the entire Italia! team for this wine review… For this Drink Italia! we?ve gathered together a selection of Prosecco wines to enjoy More...