Italy versus France

You are invited to the heavyweight bout of the vinosphere.  France and Italy are going toe-to-toe in the tasting event of the season. Four rounds of wine against wine action will determine who will claim the coveted title of The Greatest Wine Of All Time. You will not...

Valdipiatta 2010 Chianti Colli Senesi

  Colli Senesi is the wine region surrounding the Tuscan town of Siena. Two of Chianti’s top wine regions –Montepulciano and Montalcino– are located there.  Valdipiatta is a well regarded producer of Vino Nobile di Montepulciano. This bottling...

Italy: Terroir Or Not Terroir

Abbazia di Novacella Sylvaner, 2005, Alto-Adige Vicentini Agostino Soave “Terre Lunghe”, 2006, Veneto Fattoria di Corsignano Chianti Classico Riserva, 2003, Toscana Fattoria di Fiano “Ugo Bing” Chianti Riserva, 2004, Toscana Duale “Bacco...