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2009 Masi Tupungato – Passo Doble – Mendoza 4

Italian knowhow in Argentina Masi is an Italian winery from the Veneto region. They are one of the largest wineries of the country. According to stats from the Gambero Rosso they bottle 3.400.000 bottles each year. Recently the winery expanded to South America – to be precise to Mendoza, Argentina. In the last years it […]

2009 Masi - Passo Doble - Mendoza

2007 Tenute Loacker – Valdifalco Riserva – Morellino di Scansano DOCG 2

One of my favorites from the Forum Vini Earlier this month I wrote about the Forum Vini wine fair which was held from November 9th to November 11th in Munich. Read part 1 and part 2 of my Forum Vini impressions if you haven’t done it yet. At at that wine fair I was lucky […]


2008 La Maison des Terroires Vivants – Crozes-Hermitage – Crozes-Hermitage AOC 8

A wine from one of my favorite grapes In the northern Rhône wine region of Frances lie the vineyards of La Maison des Terroires Vivants – a winery that is dedicated to organic wine production. The winery produces the incredible amount of 32 different wines and is located in the town of Villeneuve les Béziers. […]

2008 La Maison des Terroires - Crozes-Hermitage AOC

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Wine Guide: Umbria 6

Umbria – The landlocked region Umbria is a relatively small region in Central Italy which is split just into two provinces (Terni and Perugia). Its capital city is Perugia. Agriculture plays a massive part in the Umbrian economy – mostly olive oil, tobacco and wine.A total of 12 DOC and 2 DOCG wines come from […]


2008 Fugatti – Fiore Rosso – IGT Veneto 4

Marzemino meets Cabernet-Sauvignon Azienda Agricola Fugatti is small Italian winery located in the Veneto region. Red, white and pink wines are produced on their estate. A few of their wines have been reviewed on Vino in Love before – including their 2010 Bardolino Chiaretto DOC. A blend of local, autochthonic Marzemino and international Cabernet-Sauvignon grapes. […]

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2007 Cantine Francesco Minini SPA - Poggio delle Faine - IGT Toscana

2007 Cantine Francesco Minini SPA – Poggio delle Faine – IGT Toscana 3

A Tuscan Surprise Poggio delle Faine is a Tuscan red wine produced with a variety of local and international grapes – the exact blend is unknown. The only reason why I bought this wine for 9.90€ was the bottle label which I found appealing. I’ve never heard of Cantine Francesco Mini SPA before. But if […]


2007 Markus Molitor – Zeltinger Sonnen Uhr Kabinett – Prädikatswein 7

Quality from the Mosel Markus Molitor is a famous German winery from the Mosel Area. The winery has a long history in producing Riesling wines but they also manufacture Pinot Noir (Spätburgunder) and Pinot Blanc (Weißburgunder) wines. Each year the winery bottles between 200000 and 300000 bottles of wine and 20000 bottles of sparkling wine […]

2007 Markus Molitor - Zeltinger Sonnen Uhr Kabinett Edition Dallmayr - Prädikatswein