Poet Virgilio mentioned it and it's probably more popular than Ferrari in Modena. It's Lambrusco wine, what else?
Learn how it's made, which to choose and which are the best Lambrusco wineries in Modena, Parma and Reggio Emilia.
What is Lambrusco
Lambrusco is a red sparkling wine with a colour that varies from a deep purply red to light pink as a rosé.
Its name comes from the Latin word labrŭscum, the fruit of labrusca, the salvage grape.
How popular is it?
Well, consider that it's Italy's most exported wine.
In 1860 Cleto Chiarli started to bottle the Lambrusco that he produced for his tavern in Modena. Previously it had