Daily Archives: February 22, 2024

Postcard From Sannio, Part 2: Aglianico del Taburno

[ad_1] The post Postcard From Sannio, Part 2: Aglianico del Taburno appeared first on 1 Wine Dude. This is part two of a three-part series covering my media jaunt last year to Sannio, in Italy’s southern region of Campania. For part one, we focused on the region’s signature white (Falanghina). Today, we’re going to highlight Sannio’s signature red, Aglianico del …

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Brunello di Montalcino Riserva 2018: 20 recommendations

[ad_1] Tasting Brunello’s 2018 Riservas alongside new releases from 2019 required a conscious palate recalibration. The good news is that vintage variation – which is genuinely one of the appeals of fine wine – is alive and well in Montalcino. Scroll down to see tasting notes and scores for 20 top Brunello di Montalcino Riserva 2018 wines In 2018, cool …

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Marani Casreli: Doctors Making Healthy Wine in Kakheti (Georgia)

[ad_1] Misha Dolidze, Winemaker Founded in 2014, Marani Casreli is located in Village Vachnadziani on the right bank of the Alazani River not far from Telavi, Georgia’s “Napa”. Casreli has 8 ha of vineyards and grows all its own fruit using organic practices.  All wines are fermented and matured in qvevri.  It is a project of five physicians under the …

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Which Brunello 2019 should I drink when?

[ad_1] The strength of the 2019 vintage of Brunello di Montalcino is that it proposes wines to drink over a wide range of time.: many are immediately accessible, with earlier-drinking examples ready to enjoy over the next decade. Scroll down to see tasting notes and scores for all 15 Brunello wines Other wines might benefit from further ageing and will …

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Domaine Leflaive Mâcon-Verzé Le Monté 2021 $72 (91 points)

[ad_1] Reveals a slight hint of reduction, with Matchstick, smoke and mineral flavors shading a core of lemon and apple elements. Brisk and delineated, this is balanced, with a kiss of oak peeking through on the prolonged finish. Drink now through 2028. 4,250 cases made, 850 cases imported. [ad_2] Source : 2ea5f7df999a11a813204b49957edfaf

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