|Winery:||Cantina di Montalcino|
|Region:||Italy » Tuscany » Montalcino|
Cantina di Montalcino
This wine is excellent. I got it for 19.99 in Greenwich village in New york City and it reminded me of 1997 chiantis. Amazing value. Everywhere online it goes for at least $45.
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History of the grape: Little concrete history is known about Vermentino except that it has recently been identified a...
Prounounced “San-joh-vay-say,” this Italian wine varietal is Tuscany’s #1 red wine grape. It’s the pistol of Central ...
The Occitanian word “merlot” translates to “young blackbird.” An accurate description for this popular, early-budding...
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Montalcino is a beautiful medieval hilltop village just 40 miles south of Siena, on the ancient roadway to Rome. It is dominated by a castle, called La Fortezza, which doubles as an enoteca and wine shop. La Fortezza offers most of the wines of the zone, plus older vintages, as well as honey, olive oil, jams and the like. It also offers a breath... Read More
Sangiovese is one of my favorite grapes. I probably consume more Sangiovese than any other variety, though usually in the guise of chianti or rosso di Montalcino. This group of wine represents the true value plays in Tuscan Sangiovese. often blended, in proportions that makes these similar to chianti, these wines take advantage of the enormous v... Read More
So far I’ve worked my way through a pretty impressive set of wines that would make for some splendid gifting. I’ve covered Cabernet, Pinot Noir, the wines of France and today I turn my attention towards Italy. Without a doubt my favorite wine producing country; Italy is home to more variety and styles of wine than anyplace else on the planet. As... Read More
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Decent fruit, long lasting. Not as dry as Chianti Classico wines very drinkable at a low price. Takes about 15 minutes to open up. Read More
Not bad. Doesnt have the finish of the big BdMs. Read More
See Ernico Viglierchio (Castello Banfi) in our Meet-the-Winemaker video series (#6): www.debramasterofwine.com Read More
Hi everyone - we are heading to Italy in mid October for our honeymoon. Of course, our focus will be on the wines. ;)Any recommendations on regions, wineries, routes, etc? We will be going for two weeks and right now the plans include the Amalfi Coast, Umbria, and Piedmont. However, nothing has been booked yet so we are open to any and a... Read More
Day one in Italy ended with me in the quaint town of Greve. Located in the northern reaches of the Chianti region, and only some 30 kilometers south of Florence, it’s an ideal home base for visits in the region. The village is well-known as a source of fine wine, and is also home to several renowned restaurants. I booked a room at the small, fa... Read More
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Hi everyone! I just recently joined the site and am in a desperate search for ... Montalcino. The producer is cantina di montalcino. I've been trying to find it and have had no luck. If anyone knows where I can get it, I would really appreciate the info!!! Read More