Tag Archives: Tuscany

Gambero Rosso 3 Glasses 2013 Winners

The new Gambero Rosso 2013 has arrived! Below you find a complete list of the wines which won the prestigious Gambero Rosso 2013 “tre bicchieri” award. The Gambero Rosso is Italy’s most well-known wine guide. The book which includes the 2 and 1 glass winners as well can be ordered online. It’s not published yet

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DOCG wines: Central Italy

Il Centro (eng. Central Italy) is formed by the regions Lazio, Marche, Tuscany and Umbria. All four regions together have a total of 21 DOCG wines, not counting sub-classifications. Central Italy offers some of Italy’s most well-known wines including Brunello di Montalcino, Frascati Superiore, Vino Nobile di Montepulciano and Verdicchio di Matelica. List as of

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2006 Azienda Agricola Alberese – Barbicato – Morellino di Scansano DOC

A few days ago I got my hands on a bottle of the 2006 Morellino di Scansano DOC from Azienda Agricola Alberese. The wine is produced in Maremma area of Tuscany, Italy. Newer vintages of the same wine are classified as Morellino di Scansano DOCG. Azienda Agricola Alberese is a state-owned winery of Tuscany. The

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2005 Il Conventino – Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Riserva – Nobile di Montepulciano DOCG

Il Conventino is a small winery in the heart of Tuscany, Italy which exclusivity produces wine harvested from organic grapes. Located not far from the city of Siena Il Conventino makes four red, one white and one pink wine in the famous Montepulciano area. The winery also manufactures grappa and vin santo. The wine is

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