Oltrepò Pavese, the Masterclass in New York brought to light the versatility of the Pinot Noir grown in Lombardia.
On Wednesday the 26th of October we conducted a Masterclass in New York in order to take a closer look at the potential of a land which is rich in history and viticulture: Oltrepò Pavese. The main theme was Pinot Nero, a great resource for the area. With seven wines in the tasting we elaborated […]
Brunello di Montalcino 2018, the thin vintage will grow over time. Rosso di Montalcino 2020 is fragrant and modern
The 2018 vintage in Montalcino was, without doubt, a year which will grow over time The vintage put most of our winemakers to the test, it was certainly difficult for the Montalcino producers who took on the beloved Big Sangiovese. The vintage was characterised by a mild and rainy winter followed by a rainy spring. […]
There were over 400 wines tasted of the Tuscan appellation to which we combined some references tasted outside the appellation arrived in the office slightly late. Among the vintages mainly tasted we had the opportunity to deepen the analysis on the 2019 and 2020 vintage. The 2019 vintage is certainly one of the most balanced […]
Wednesday the 6th of July we tasted the previews of the new vintages from the portfolio of one of the most important Bordeaux merchants: Joanne. For two years the French colossus based in Carignan de Bordeaux has opened it’s doors during the summer to journalists and wine professionals, offering a varied selection of wines ranging […]
After a long journey Vino Nobile di Montepulciano is the first Denomination to boast the Equalitas sustainability label. Riceve la certificazione Equalitas dopo un lungo percorso
After a long journey Vino Nobile di Montepulciano is the first Denomination to boast the Equalitas sustainability label.
Redigaffi, amazing verticals from 1994 to 2019. The pure Merlot excites everyone, including the family.
The 7th of July 2022 will go down in my memoirs as a date to remember, it was a memorable experience which presented something incredible. The vertical from Redigaffi from 1994 to 2019 shows an extremely high level of quality from the first wine produced to the last one tasted.
We tasted Sassicaia 2019 last year in the December of 2021 shortly after it had been taken out of the barrels and assembled. We waited before talking about it and allowed it the time it deserves to rest in the bottle.
Tuscan Previews 2022: L’Altra Toscana (The Other Tuscany), the debut of the Association of 10 Consortiums and 13 denominations with Francesco Mazzei as the President.
In the splendid city of Florence, in the refectory and atrium of the Santa Maria Novella museum complex on the 25th of March 2022 the preview of L’Altra Toscana was held. It is an association of 10 Consortiums who represent 13 denominations.
Tuscan Previews 2022 : The history of Chianto Classico from 1949 to today. Gallo Nero has the energy and dynamism of few others around the world.
On Tuesday the 22nd of March I was one of the lucky few allowed to take part in a unique Masterclass: Chianti Classico over nine decades, a vertical tasting from 1949 up until today, it was conducted by the vibrant and engaging Filippo Bartolotta.
New Chapter, the Grüner Veltliner of LenzMark. There’s a lot of news abroad about a grape variety that has great potential around the world.
Around 90% of the Grüner Veltliner produced in Austria is sold and drunk in three countries : Austria, Switzerland and Germany. This makes it difficult to be able to speak about this wine on a global level.