How to Drink A Pornstar Martini + An Easy Recipe

It requires a little giggle when you order it, but that won’t stop you because the Pornstar Martini is a cocktail that has been popular since the very first day it landed on our cocktail menus. And, it’s not just the name that keeps us coming back for more. The blend of vanilla and passionfruit … Read more

The Best Day Trips from Venice – Discover Northern Italy

Rolle Prosecco Region

The floating city of Venice has long been north-eastern Italy’s most famous destination. And rightly so. With its winding canals, grand palaces, and luxurious piazzas, Venice has earned its place high on many travellers’ bucket lists. So, why would you want to leave the city that is the destination? It might seem like a crazy … Read more

Italian Aperitivo – Everything You Need To Know

I remember the first time I visited Treviso, a city close to Italy’s Prosecco Region. I was in the area exploring some new vineyards and restaurants to add to our Prosecco tours. After a long winter, it was once again warm enough to enjoy the terrace, and, with work done for the week, I finally … Read more

21 Most Popular Places to Visit in Venice, Italy

As Alexander Herzen once said, “To build a city where it is impossible to build a city is madness in itself, but to build there one of the most elegant and grandest of cities is the madness of genius.” And Venice is just that. One of the most elegant and grandest of cities, that defies … Read more

Gelato vs Ice Cream vs Sorbet – What’s the Difference?

Whether you’re wandering the streets of Italy or at the beach on a hot day, there’s nothing better than a blended, frozen dessert. Ice cream, gelato and sorbet are three of the most popular summery treats all across the world. But if you’ve ever found yourself wondering what’s the difference between gelato and ice cream … Read more

15 Fun Drinking Games for Couples

If you thought drinking games were a recent invention, you might be surprised to know know that there’s sound evidence that people have been playing drinking games since the fifth century BC. And the underlying purpose of these games has never changed – to ensure that every second spent with one’s drinking companion is meaningful. … Read more

How to Ease Your Hangover in 7 Simple Steps

You opened a bottle of Prosecco last night with the intention of drinking just a glass over dinner. Next thing you know, the sophisticated at home wine tasting has morphed into cocktails, drinking games and ended up with you dancing on the table in a bar with friends. We’ve all done it. But waking up … Read more

15 Best Hangover Foods (and Foods to Avoid)

Hangovers are definitely the least fun thing about drinking. You wake up after a few too many Prosecco cocktails or glasses of wine with a pounding head, dry mouth, shaky hands, and a churning stomach. And the worse part is, you now have to attempt to make it through an entire day. Unfortunately, there’s no … Read more

How to Make A Mimosa & 5 Fruity Alternatives

The mimosa is one of the most versatile cocktails out there. Whether it’s boozy brunch or a wedding reception, Christmas morning or a sunny day in the garden, there’s never a bad time to enjoy a refreshing mimosa. The two-ingredient cocktail is also super simple to make. However, there’s a little more to it than … Read more

Where to Stay in Valdobbiadene – Italy

The Prosecco Superiore region is located between the two Italian towns of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene, making Valdobbiadene an excellent base for wine tasting in the Prosecco region. While Conegliano may boast convenience, with a direct train from Venice, Valdobbiadene wins for its sheer good looks. In the thick of the wine growing region, at one … Read more