WINE LEGEND: Percarlo 2015 by Fattoria San Giusto a Rentennano

“Fattoria San Giusto A Rentennano is one of the true jewels of Chianti Classico and Percarlo is their greatest achievement.” – Geoff Pattison The 2015 vintage has produced a number of legendary wines in Tuscany and the Percarlo 2015 by Fattoria San Giusto A Rentennano is one of the most gorgeous examples of that year. […]

WINE LEGEND: Montevertine Le Pergole Torte 1999

“It is simply one of the world’s elite wines.” – Robert Parker Le Pergole Torte 1999 is a brilliant wine from Montevertine winery located in Radda, in the Chianti hills in Tuscany. The winery was started in 1967 when Sergio Manetti bought the property and planted five acres of grapes with the idea of producing […]

WINE LEGENDS : 1990 FONTODI FLACCIANELLO DELLA PIEVE

Have you ever tried 1990 Fontodi Flaccianello della Pieve, IGT, from Tuscany?  This 100% Sangiovese wine is produced in an exceptional terroir! An authentic “Terroir”, famous for centuries for its tradition of quality viticulture, thanks to a unique combination of high altitude, calcar clay schist soil, lots of light, and a fantastic microclimate slowing the […]

GRAPE VARIETY: FOCUS ON SANGIOVESE

Sangiovese is the dominant and most prestigious grape variety throughout the Tuscany with a high level of acidity and tannins. This famous grape is used to make some notable wines such as Chianti and Brunello di Montalcino. Sangiovese grape is late to ripen, so it needs a warm climate, that’s why we find it widely […]