These varieties, mind you, Italian noblemen were happy to drink, so why wouldn’t we drop the doubts and dive into the world of variety that deserve to carry the name of “Classico” on the label (and there are not so many in Italy!). Meet the winemakers rolling out ten-years-old wines (and more!)
The smoke is white that morning, meaning we can travel safely (when black ash kicks in, the danger comes). Eruptions happen here on a regular basis and I’m super excited when we cross the lava flows of the past; some are thousands of years old, others are newer
Have you already noticed (and tasted) some of those Proseccos carrying the name “Rive” on the label? Introduced in 2009, the category is supposed to bring a more terroir focus on the Conegliano-Valdobbiadene DOCG subzones, but is there a future ahead of the category?