Tag Archives: Tuscany

Duemani Altrovino 2011, Toscana, Italy

AUD$65 from Prince Wine Store. Duemani is owned by a husband and wife duo of Luca D’Attoma and Elena Celli on the coast of Tuscany. Their Cabernet Franc, Syrah and Merlot vines reside on land with unhindered picturesque views of … Continue reading

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Fattoria di Felsina, Castelnuovo Beradegna, Chianti Classico, Tuscany, Italy

A small line-up of Felsina wines was put on show by Prince Wine Store recently. I’m not sure whether these had been available in Australia before, I remember trying their wines at a small-ish CEC tasting in London but I … Continue reading

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Banfi San Angelo Pinot Grigio 2011, Tuscany

A shade of pale yellow, this lovely wine has warm notes of lemon spritz and nashi pear, light crushed parsley and citrus florals. Rich, clean flavours of lime and lemon citrus fruit. Taut acidity keeps the 13% alc in check. … Continue reading

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Brunello di Montalcino 2007 (Part 3)

The final part of the Brunello 2007 tasting showcased three wines from the Sant’Angelo subzone of the Brunello di Montalcino DOCG. Table 6. Sant’Angelo. Located at the southern end, the Sant’Angelo subzone basks in Mediterranean climate and is the hottest … Continue reading

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Brunello di Montalcino 2007 (Part 2)

The following is a continuation of the previous post tasting the wines of the North and South districts of Montalcino. In this post, the wines are from the Southern half of the DOCG. Table 4. Catelnuovo Dell’Abate. This is the … Continue reading

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