Tag Archives : Italy


Wine Review: 2011 PS Winery – Merlot – Marche IGT 19

PS Winery PS Winery was founded in 2008 by Dwight Stanford, American and former surgeon and Raffaele Paoloni, Italian and ex-journalist. The two met at the University of Bra (sometimes referred to as the Slow Food University) in Piedmont where they both found out that they shared a common dream: Making “the best wines possible using […]

2011 PS Winery - Merlot - Marche IGT

2006 Borgo di Colloredo - Giornia Rosso Riserva - Biferno DOC

Winemaking in Molise: 2006 Borgo Di Colloredo – Gironia Rosso Riserva – Biferno DOC 25

Winemaking in Molise Molise is a region of Southern Italy bordering Abruzzo, Puglia, Lazio and Campania. It is the second smallest region of Italy (Aosta Valley is the smallest). Agriculture,especially wine and olive oil, plays a major role in the economy of Molise. The region is very hilly and the climate varies from continental to […]


Wine Review & Quick Update 19

Dear readers of Vino in Love, The last weeks were particularly busy for me because I was taking exams in university. Therefore I had not much time to blog and I will probably not be able to blog as much as I usually do until March. There won’t be a Mini-Review edition for January but […]

2009 Azienda Macchialta - Montecucco Riserva DOC

2001 Serafini & Vidotto -Il Rosso dell'Abbazzia - Veneto IGT

Wine Review: 2001 Serafini & Vidotto – Il Rosso dell’Abazia – IGT Veneto 17

Last week I was inviting some friends for a dinner over and as time passed by some very good wine bottles were uncorked. Today’s review is dedicated to the 2001 Serafini & Vidotto Il Rosso dell’Abazia. A blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Merlot. I will mention the other wines at the end of […]


Supermarket Amarone: 2010 Cantina di Negrar – Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOC 27

While I was grocery shopping the other day I stumbled over a bottle of Amarone della Valpolicella Classico. Usually I don’t buy wine at the supermarket but an Amarone for just 14.99€? How in the world is that possible? I asked myself how this would taste and so I decided to buy a bottle of […]

2010 Cantina di Negrar - Amarone della Valpolicella Classico DOC

2003 Tenute Loacker - Brunello di Montalcino Riserva DOCG

Wine Review: 2003 Tenute Loacker – Brunello di Montalcio Riserva DOCG 30

A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure of drinking one of my favorite bottles of Brunello di Montalcino. Below you find my tasting notes for it. Montalcino Tuscany is hilly land, rich in forests and dotted with small villages and ancient castles. It is famous for It with its olive oils, Parma ham, cheese […]


Wine Review: 2010 PS Winery – Pieno Monte – Marche IGT 18

One of the wines that I was having on Christmas Eve was the PS Winery Pieno Monte, a full-bodied Montepulciano from Italy’s Marche region. Below you find my tasting notes for the wine. I am currently spending some time in Italy so I’ll keep this one rather short. PS Winery PS Winery was founded in 2008 […]

2010 PS Winery - Pieno Monte - Marche IGT