Tag Archives: Flop

2009 Tenute Piccini – Il Pacchia – IGT Maremma Toscana: 2 ‘glasses’ Gambero Rosso for 4.99€

2 ‘Glasses’ For 4.99€ Today’s wine review is different. Usually I do not review wines for under 10€ – most of the time they are not worth mentioning. This wine is worth mentioning. A few weeks ago, a friend of mine brought over a bottle of 2009 Tenute Piccini Il Pacchia. A Tuscan blend of

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2009 Tenute Loacker – Gran Lareyn Lagrein – Alto Adige DOC

Has been some time since my last Tenute Loacker review. I need more days per week to try all these wines that I want to try.. This time it’s a wine from their South Tyrolean Schwarhof estate. Namely a 2009 vintage Gran Lareyn Lagrein. A red wine classified as Alto Adige DOC. The name of

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2008 Colle Massari – Montecucco Rosso Riserva – Montecucco DOC

Colle Massari lies in the heart of Tuscany around 30 minutes from Florence near the town of Montecucco. They also have two other estates in Tuscany. Montecucco Rosso Riserva is an Italian red wine classified as Montecucco DOC with a cuvée of 80% Sangiovese, 10% Ciliegiolo & 10% Cabernet-Sauvignon. All grapes are from organic agriculture.

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