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Slovenian Orange Wine & Japanese Koshu BTG … in Miami?!

South Florida is hardly considered a Mecca for adventurous wine palates. On a visit there last week, I found a handful of places that are trying to change that. The standout among them is Uvaggio Wine Bar on Coral Gables’ Miracle Mile (ok, it’s a little south of Miami). This little bar-restaurant and its completely … READ MORE

Washington and Oregon Wine Tour!

October 24 – 30, 2015

Uvaggio Wine Bar would like to invite you on a “can’t miss” dream vacation. I’d like to say it’s a once in a lifetime trip but we are planning on hosting these travels at least twice a year. So grab your bags and say “salmon” as we are heading to … READ MORE

Uvaggio’s Next Wine Trip

Uvaggio Wine Bar would like to invite you on a can’t miss dream vacation. I’d like to say it’s a once in a lifetime trip but we are planning on hosting these travels at least twice a year. So grab your bags and say Ciao as we are heading to Italy for a week of … READ MORE

How Can I Drink Good Champagne on the Cheap?

Our very own Heath Porter sat down with Eater and discussed the best champagne that won’t break your budget. Thank you Kat Odell for your time and the lovely article!

Unlike most restaurants which match wine to food, Coral Gables, Florida’s Uvaggio flips the switch, pairing its New American small plates to wine whiz … READ MORE

Uvaggio’s Inagural Somm Slam

“Let’s hope Uvaggio’s “Somm Slam” becomes a regular occurrence, because the first-ever Sommelier Slam, held last Thursday, was one of the greatest collaborative wine dinners this writer has attended.”

Larkee VS Porter... a battle of the Somms

Larkee VS Porter… a battle of the Somms

Our first ever Somm Slam was last Thursday, May 21st. We wined, we dined, we laughed, and at … READ MORE

Defending Our Title: Veritage Miami’s Best Dish 2015

Fine wine, beautiful faces and our award winning pork terrine on a buttermilk biscuit – Those were the highlights of Veritage Miami’s Fine Wine Tasting event last night, and everyone knew it.

Uvaggio at Veritage Miami 2015

Uvaggio wins Veritage Miami’s Best Dish 2015

We came, we saw, we conquered. With last year’s “Best Dish” belt around our waists, we … READ MORE

Arroyo Grande Valley

Thursday, our last day of “civilization”. With a late appointment we all had the chance to sleep in and do any gift shopping we needed to catch up on. With an hour drive in front of us up to Arroyo Grande Valley and the infamous Talley Vineyards we got started, arriving just in time for … READ MORE

Jonata and Lieu Dit

Wednesday morning and a day with the young guns. Having spent time with many of the forefathers today we felt the need to roust about with the names you are soon to know. First to Jonata to meet with Drew Pickering, assistant winemaker extraordinaire for the small Jonata team, to look at a whole new … READ MORE

“Goosebumps are our business”

After starting the day by tasting 12 wines with Ethan, it appeared I was the only one using the spit bucket at which point I threatened the first person to pass out in the van gets covered in magic marker tattoos. Luckily enough another legendary hub for grinds was around the corner and we all … READ MORE

Qupe Vineyards

Tuesday morning was supposed to be all about free time. I had scheduled a few hours here and there through the week so no one got burned out. We were at a beautiful resort, spa, pool, golf and casino a stone’s throw away. Everyone would want alone time, some time to chill, get away from … READ MORE