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2007 Trabucchi – Terre del Galante – Amarone della Valpolicella DOC

Another Amarone della Valpolicella DOC from Trabucchi Trabucchi d’Illasi is a well-known name to regular readers of this blog. Located in Illasi, a small town just outside of Verona, Italy. The winery produces stunning wines including Amarone della Valpolicella, Recioto della Valpolicella, Recioto di Soave, Passito di Garganega and many more. A review of their

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Wine Guide: Emilia-Romagna

Introduction The Emilia-Romagna is a region in North-Western Italy consisting of the former regions Emilia and Romagna. Capital city is Bologna. The region is according to Eurostat the third richest region of Italy and one of the richest and most-developed European regions. The name Emilia derives from the ancient Romans who built the famous road

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2006 Trabucchi – Recioto – Recioto della Valpolicella DOCG

“The wine tasting did not end with the Amarone and there is only one wine that topped the Amarone: it was Trabucchi’s Recioto della Valpolicella which I will review in the next days.” Quote from 2006 Trabucchi d’Illasi – Amarone della Valpolicella DOC You might remember that I attended a Trabucchi d’Illasi wine tasting recently

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2006 Trabucchi d’Illasi – Amarone – Amarone della Valpolicella DOC

A few days ago I attended a wine tasting evening at Restaurant L’Amar in Munich. The evening was all about the wines from Trabucchi d’Illasi. The ticket was just 25€ for 5 wines + a little snack served with each wine and since I consider Trabucchi one of the best Italian overall wineries it was

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