Gioiosa Prosecco & Panettone, a match made in heaven!

According to an article published today by the Telegraph, sales of Panettone have risen by 42 percent since 2012 when the classic Italian Christmas sweet bread first started to become popular in the UK. It’s not surprising when you consider what the Italians have known for generations: Panettone is delicious! And it makes for the…

La Gioiosa Tom Cannavan’s “wine of the week”!

“A very nice rendition of Prosecco,” writes leading UK wine educator Tom Cannavan about La Gioiosa Prosecco DOC GOLD on his site this week, “a super-clean and fresh example, all cool pear fruit, touches of floral character and it is Brut, so not too much sweetness to finish. It’s a bit of a gifting banker…

Olly Smith: La Gioiosa is a “best buy”

In his weekly column for the Daily Mail, leading UK wine writer and educator Olly Smith calls La Gioiosa a “best buy” and one of northern Italy’s top wines to seek out. Click here to read his column. Image via the Olly Smith Facebook.

Strawberries and Prosecco, a match made in heaven

One of the greatest things about La Gioiosa Prosecco is how versatile it is with food. In Italy, people will pair it with nearly anything from savory small plates at the beginning of a meal to the dessert at the end. But Prosecco is a wine that can do something that nearly no other wine…

La Gioiosa named top Prosecco for holidays

With the Christmas holiday right around the corner, we know that a lot of you have already begun your holiday shopping, including your wine shopping. Outside of Italy, there’s now country in the world that drinks more Prosecco per capita than the UK. And that’s just one of the reasons that it wouldn’t be Christmas…

The perfect breakfast wine

Especially as American-style brunch has become more popular across the UK, it’s becoming more and more common to see wine served at breakfast and brunch. But what wine is the best wine for a breakfast/brunch pairing? Prosecco is often the wine that wine lovers reach for when serving wine before midday. And there are a…

Taste La Gioiosa Prosecco Nov. 15-17 in London!

La Gioiosa Prosecco will be one of the featured wines at this year’s Waitrose Drinks Festival at County Hall in London, November 15-17. Click here for schedule and ticket info. And click here for venue information. We hope to see you there!

Why La Gioiosa is known as the “joyous” Prosecco

If you’ve ever looked carefully at a bottle of La Gioiosa Prosecco, you’ll note that it actually says “La Gioiosa et Amorosa” on the label (the “et amorosa” is written in smaller font size). Translated literally, it means “joyous and amorous” but the meaning goes a lot deeper than that. It’s actually a reference to…