Chiara Bassi, Wine Blogger & Wine Designer

I help you become a Sommelier and communicate your wine effectively

How is beer made? [Summary] Production in 12 steps.

As I told you yesterday, this penultimate week of October is officially my beer festival, with 7 articles dedicated to the production of this drink capable of weaving a thread ...

How is beer made? Let's start with the ingredients!

Since Oktoberfest 2020, the largest and most famous beer festival in the world, was also canceled due to Coronavirus, I decided to dedicate a whole week to this fabulous drink ...

Milan Wine Week 2020: 3 Partesa wines that are worth adding to your restaurant's menu

Creating a restaurant's wine list is a real challenge because there are many factors that come into play. The most common mistake is to insert wines according to your personal taste without ...

Italian wine labeling: how to read the label

Italian wine labeling is a complex world made up of a set of mandatory or optional indications that change according to the classification of the wine. For this the information that ...

Podere Marcampo: wine tasting and restaurant in Volterra

I'm sure I don't have to tell you that Tuscan wines are a legend, but this time I want to tell you about a company in Volterra, a wonderful area that I hadn't yet explored. When my ...

Milan Wine Week 2020: Lugana Masterclass

Last night I was a guest of the Masterclass "Il Lugana yesterday, today and tomorrow" organized by the Lugana Consortium within the Milan Wine Week at the splendid Palazzo Bovara which also has the ...

There are Chiara Bassi, author of Perlage Suite: the Wine Blog Italian dedicated to wine, in particular to the teaching for aspiring sommeliers and ai sparkling wines.

Here you will find the best strategies to learn how to sell your wine in Italy and abroad, the notes to pass the AIS exam and become a sommelier and my personal opinions on wine events, wineries and the most interesting wines in Italy and Europe.

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Chiara Bassi

AIS Sommelier & Web Designer, Perlage Suite

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Wine Coach

You have to overcome thesommelier exam or are you a winelovers who wants to study? Here you find my notes to study wine or to pass the AIS exam great!

I wrote a book "How to become a Sommelier: everything you need to know about wine in less than 300 pages" that you can buy on my website HERE!

Wine Designer

Are you a winery or a food & beverage operator? Do you want to communicate your wine and / or your company effectively?

I love your website, your e-commerce, your labels, your content and I position you on Google according to the highest SEO standards.

"Wine is one of the greatest signs of civilization in the world."

Ernest Hemingway

Gifts for winelover

Be inspired by my wine-themed gifts!

Does this wine taste like a cork?

My 3 simple tricks to have no doubts!

Phrases about wine

The most beautiful phrases, quotations, aphorisms about wine!

20 Sparkling wines to try

The best 20 Italian sparkling wines from my Sparkling Wine Guide!

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