Simone Luca Gagliardi is the Italian most seasoned Sommelier of Dubai and founder of Tasted and Rated, together with Garth Beer.
They are Sommeliers Point of Reference of the Middle East who have dedicated their life in pursuit of wine excellence.
Gagliardi and Beer share the same dream of taking the Dubai Wine and Hospitality Industry in a new direction which is fun, informative and relaxed.
Thanks to its long-standing experience Simone Luca Gagliardi started his collaboration with FooDiva, one of the Best Blog in Dubai, writing a bi-monthly wine column.
Foodiva is an impartial restaurant review website that was created in February 2011, and nowadays it offers the most excellent “impartial, intelligent restaurant reviews”.
The collaboration between this renowned website and the knowledgeable Sommelier started with the purpose of suggesting to all the readers and wine lovers a good bottle of wine with an affordable price.
In these eight columns, you can discover many wines that come from all over the world!
In every article, you will have a short description of the bottles but also great recommendations and indications on pairing wine with food.
All the bottles that are described in the columns can be purchased at MMI and A&E (or duty free) all under AED100 including tax!
So, if you are a wine and food lover do not miss Luca Gagliardi’s advices!
Learn more about the world of wine, reading the reviews on FooDiva!
Here is the full list of the Columns:
Read Luca’s reviews, uncork the bottle and “Cin Cin!”