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Chianti tasting report: the best wines to try from recent vintages

The following wines were tasted together by Filippo Bartolotta and Raffaele Mosca at the Chianti Lovers tasting held in Florence in February 2024. FOUR STARS PLUS **** + Pietro Benconcini Chianti Riserva 2021 Up-and-coming winery 65-year old vineyards in the town of San Miniato (Pisa) yield a sumptuous expression of Chianti Riserva: blood orange, wild strawberries, eucalyptus […]

Discovering Chianti: a spotlight on the most iconic Tuscan wine

Away from Chianti Classico, the broader Chianti production area offers an intricate patchwork of different wine terroirs sharing the dominance of Sangiovese as the main common point. The name Chianti itself has become a synonym of Tuscan wine, and the reason is by no means difficult to understand: production is north of 100 million bottles […]

Chianti Classico Collection 2024 -Tasting Note - Gran Selezione: elegantly labeled wine bottles in rich, deep red hu deep red hues

Gran Selezione Tasting Notes: Exploring the Pinnacle of Chianti Classico Wine

Chianti Classico’s top category, Gran Selezione, has produced some excellent wines in the successful 2019/20 vintage

Scenic view of Chianti vineyards in Metropolitan City of Florence, Tuscany, Italy, showcasing rolling hills and grapevines

The Evolution of Chianti Classico Gran Selezione, a decade of excellence

Chianti Classico’s Gran Selezione elevates the region’s wines to unprecedented fine-wine status.

Ricasoli presents the 2024 wine collection

I had the pleasure of attending the presentation of Ricasoli‘s cru, the oldest and still existing Italian winery, founded in 1141. The presentation took place at the Borgo San Jacopo restaurant in Florence. The wine tasting was held during an extraordinary lunch, rhythmic, simple but delicious. The menu Each wine was presented with a dish […]

Pozzo dei Grifi e dei Leoni - Montepulciano - Siena

Nobile di Montepulciano, tasting report with the best wines from recent vintages

Recent vintages of Nobile di Montepulciano have demonstrated excellence, featuring wines that showcase complexity, elegance, and depth. The top selections offer notes of ripe red fruits, spices, and a balanced tannic structure, promising great longevity

Nobile di Montepulciano, Siena, Italia

A guide to Nobile di Montepulciano: expert reviews and top picks from the 2021 vintage

The 2021 Nobile di Montepulciano wines blend the Pievi’s purity and lightness with a richer, headier past style, showcasing unusually transparent colors and indicating a good to very good year for Sangiovese.

Picturesque Pompeii vineyard with Naples and Mount Vesuvius in the background

The Italian Wines of Naples

What wines to drink in Naples? Trentapioli Asprinio – Salvatore Martusciello Winery, Lacryma Christi – Cantine Matrone, Falanghina – Agnanum

Pietro Russo – Winemaker at Donnafugata: Italy’s Newest Master of Wine

Pietro Russo: Italy’s Newest Master of Wine. Pietro Russo is one of the three “Italian Musketeers”

Elena Pantaleoni: Crafting Natural Wines at La Stoppa

Discover the art of natural winemaking with Elena Pantaleoni at La Stoppa. Taste the difference in every bottle.

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