From August, 2019

Prosecco-perfect pairings: Fish & Chips!

In another era, before Prosecco became so popular in the UK, it would have seemed blasphemous to pair the wines with the English culinary classic, Fish & Chips. But today, with more Prosecco enjoyed in the UK than anywhere else in the world (except Italy, of course!), it’s not uncommon to see people serving Prosecco…

Alex Rins wins MotoGP British Grand Prix 2019!

Yesterday, Alex Rins won the MotoGP British Grand Prix upsetting world champion Marc Marquez. That’s Rins, above, celebrating in the winner’s circle with La Gioiosa Prosecco. Congratulations, Alex! Click here to see the complete results. La Gioiosa was the official sparkling wine of the British Moto Grand Prix Winners Circle. Photo via the MotoGP Facebook.

Italian Tony Arbolino sets record at Silverstone!

From the MotoGP website: VNE Snipers’ Tony Arbolino will lead the Moto3™ field into Saturday at the GoPro British Grand Prix thanks to his new fastest-ever lightweight lap around Silverstone of 2:12.008 from FP1 this morning. The Italian’s half a second advantage was halved this afternoon, though, thanks to Sama Qatar Angel Nieto’s Albert Arenas…

MotoGP Grand Prix: Have you booked your stay?

As you gear up to attend the MotoGP Grand Prix starting Friday in Silverstone, many of you will be looking for accommodations and places to eat. The MotoGP website has everything you need in terms of travel and dining info and recommendations for day trips and sights to see. Check it out here. The race begins…

Countdown to MotoGP Silverstone Aug. 23-25!

La Gioiosa Prosecco is ready to hit the track at one of the fastest races on the MotoGP calendar! La Gioiosa Prosecco is the official wine of the Moto GP British Grand Prix, August 23-25 in Silverstone! And it’s the wine that the winner will celebrate with in the winner’s circle. Click here to learn…

Prosecco, the (un)official wine of Venice

If you’ve ever visited Venice, you already know that the Venetians love to drink Prosecco. (And if you’re headed there this summer, you’ll soon find out!) A lot of our friends in America have asked us: Why is is that Prosecco is so popular in Venice? There are a number of reason for that — some…

FREE La Gioiosa tastings at Majestic August 13!

Next week, Majestic Wine Warehouse will be offering free tastes of La Gioiosa Prosecco in observance of National Prosecco Day on Tuesday, August 13. Please contact your local store for schedule and availability. And in case you don’t already follow La Gioiosa and Prosecco Watch on Facebook, you can win 6 BOTTLES of La Gioiosa…

National Prosecco Day is August 13!

Since 2016, Prosecco lovers across the globe have celebrated “National Prosecco Day,” a holiday created especially for those who enjoy the most popular sparkling wine in the world. Next Tuesday, August 13, restaurants across the UK will be serving Prosecco by-the-glass and retailers will be featuring sales and special pricing on their favorite wines. And…

Rosea wins top prize at French tasting

Earlier this year, La Gioiosa Rosea Brut brought home a gold medal, the event’s top prize, at the Mondial du Rosé, a rosé wine competition held each year in France — the spiritual homeland of pink wines. Judges at the “World Cup of Rosé” taste entries from all over the world, including France, and then rate…