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Apr 11, 2024

Winemaker Alessandro Medici of Medici Ermete winery in Emilia-Romagna, Italy, explains every type of sparkling wine and how each is made -- from Champagne to Pet-Nat and everything in between. He is an expert on this subject because -- surprise! -- he makes Lambrusco in every style discussed. 

You can learn more about Alessandro and his wines at the Medici Ermete website - and by following their Instagram @mediciermete

For a glossary of the terms mentioned in this episode, visit 

If you'd like to taste Alessandro's pet-nat, Phermento, you can buy it at - use the code BUBBLES24 for 15% off your entire order (whether Phermento is part of your order, or not). 

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