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The nose was alpine-wild with pungent hillside flowers in the shade of yellow, crushed bush honeysuckle berries, chalk dust and notes of black pepper. From the nose, you’d expect the austere, yet on the palate it displayed medium weight with sweet ras...
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History of the grape: Barbera is a native to the Piedmont, where it has been growing for centuries, and is now the fo...
Controllata (DOC) status by presidential decree on October 22, 1987. The current DOC recognized area of production fo...
Indigenous to Italy’s Piedmont region, Grignolino is only a minor grape in its homeland, where it makes light red win...
Crivelli on Snooth
It took me thirteen hours to get to Italy, and twenty-three hours to return to ... return to ... to try: Crivelli RuchèSant’Agatà Ruchè OrtrugoOrtugo is an impressively obscure grape variety. It is grown in Emilia Romagna in north central Italy. Not easy to find, this can be a bit of a treasure hunt. One to try:Tenuta Pernice Ortugo Frizzante... Read More
The nose was alpine-wild with pungent hillside flowers in the shade of yellow, crushed bush honeysuckle berries, chalk dust and notes of black pepper. From the nose, youd expect the austere, yet on the palate it displayed medium weight with sweet raspberry, kept juicy by vibrant acidity. Then inner floral and lots of pepper notes carrying into... Read More
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