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2007 Trabucchi d’Illasi – Passito Sparavieri – IGT Veneto

It is about time that I finally publish this wine review but I have been quite busy over the last months so excuse the delay! A sweet wine from the Veneto Northern Italy, especially the Veneto, is famous for many great red and white wines like Amarone della Valpolicella or Soave Classico. However, many high-quality

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2006 Trabucchi d’Illasi – Recioto di Soave DOCG

Outstanding sweet wine A few days ago, I tweeted that I was going to try Trabucchi d’Illasi’s Recioto di Soave (2006 vintage).  I have previously reviewed quite a lot of wines from this Venetian winery, including their 2006 Amarone della Valpolicella (3 bicchieri Gambero Rosso). Trabucchi keeps impressing me over and over again. In my

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2011 Tenute Loacker – Raetinello – IGT Alto Adige

Recently I tried another wine from Tenute Loacker, which to frequent readers will be no stranger. A while ago I stumbled over a bottle of 2011 Raetinello  – a young red wine from Loacker’s Schwarhof estate in South Tyrol. Raetinello is produced with 100% Schiava grapes. Schiava is an autochthonous grape from South Tyrol. Since in

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2009 Tenuta Argentiera – Poggio ai Ginepri – Bolgheri DOC

Super-Tuscan – Not your typical Italian wine In my last article I wrote about a wine from Montepulciano, Tuscany. In case you missed out on this stunning Vino Nobile di Montepulciano then follow this link to read the tasting notes for it. Today I have some tasting notes for another wine from Tuscany; this one

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