Bolgheri

    Wines of Antinori Tasting at Gasbarro’s – October 2014

    …, working eventually to some absolutely stunning wines later in the lineup. Some of these will set you back a bit, as Tignanello and Guado Al Tasso are classics and are priced commensurately. There are a couple of others here though that deserve serious attention, and won’t cost you the house to drink. Here are the notes on some of the wines: 2012 Villa…

    1 readers - By Red Wine Please!

    A Peek into the Mark Anthony Wine Portfolio

    … Hunter Shiraz, 2010, Australia (SPEC $59.99) – Smoky, red & black cherries, and vanilla aromas. Medium body, with medium plus acidity and nice minerality. Dry with ripe raspberries, plums, and vanilla. Softer tannins. A very nice wine. Rating: Tyrrells Wines Vat 9 Hunter Shiraz 2010 Like this: Like Loading... Related Tags: antinori australia…

    3 readers - By Karl Mywinepal/ MyWinePal

    Timorasso, Melon from California & other cool wines & things this week

    … and it was compelling to hear him speak about sophisticated temperature-control technology that allows him to provoke spontaneous fermentation during vinification. About 40 minutes south of Bolgheri, Suvereto, where these wines are raised, is as-of-yet uncharted territory in the expansion of this category. It will be interesting to see where these high-priced wines…

    1 readers - By Do Bianchi/ Do Bianchi

    Aia Vecchia and the International Maremma

    …. Sor Ugo, back in the day The latest generation, Elio, hadn’t planned to join the family business just yet: He hoped to play professional soccer, which in Italy is rock-, movie-, and TV-stardom all rolled in one. And he did: he was playing for Livorno until just a few years ago, when, as he says, “I broke my knee and my heart.” Now he throws himself…

    5 readers - By Tom Maresca/ Tom's Wine Line

    A traditional afternoon with the wines of Carpineto

    … di Montepulciano and Brunello di Montalcino. Were the Bolgheri on the Maremma coast a part of their portfolio their reputation would surely be further cemented amongst the elite agricole of the region. What dials Carpineto’s wines in to the natural and honest zone, especially when compared to so many modern peers, is their attention to simple detail…

    4 readers - By Michael Godel/ Godello

    Bolgheri

    …% Syrah, 6% Petit Verdot, 2% Sangiovese . White varieties, which accounted for 10%, 7% takes Vermentino , 2% Sauvignon Blanc and other varieties. The oldest vineyards of 50 years, they belong and San Guido Sassicaia used for production. (Sassicaia). List of wines DOC Bolgheri that carry the name. Bolgheri Sassicaia Bolgheri Sauvignon Bolgheri Vermentino…

    4 readers - By Serdar Kahraman/ Sommblog