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 […]

3 HOTTEST PICKS OF THE WEEKEND: ​THE 2017 VINTAGE NEW WORLD CHARDONNAY

“New World” points out countries and regions around the world where wine grapes and viticulture practices were imported from the Old World. Chile, New Zealand, South Africa, Argentina, United States, Australia, and Canada form the New World regions.  For this article, we selected 3 Chardonnay bottles respectively from Margaret River, Los Carneros and Walker Bay. […]

WINE TRAVEL: THE SMALL GREEK ISLAND, SANTORINI

Since Greek and Roman times, Santorini produces wines thanks to its optimal vine-growing conditions. Located in the Aegean Sea, Santorini belongs to the Cyclades archipelago, which provides a Mediterranean climate characterized by hot temperatures, low rainfall, but high humidity during the growing season. The volcanic soil is composed of pumice stone, a stone full of […]