Negro Sudisfa Roero Riserva 2006 DOCG

You’re reading the super old version of this blog, to go to the new blog visit www.wine90.co.uk Negro Sudisfa Roero Riserva 2006FACTFILE – Negro Sudisfa Roero Riserva 2006Name: Negro Sudisfa Roero Riserva 2006Grapes: 95% Nebbiolo and a splash of ArneisAlcohol: 14.5%Region: Roero DOCGStyle: Roero can be a confusing area. Some of the wines accentuate finesse, elegance…

Game, Set and Match – Italian Wine

You’re reading the super old version of this blog, to go to the new blog visit www.wine90.co.uk Game, Set and Match – Italian WineTodd Martin. You must remember Todd Martin? He was one of my favourite tennis players back in the early 90’s. On those occasions when I would drag my father down to that ivy-clad…

La Monacesca Verdicchio di Matelica 2009

You’re reading the super old version of this blog, to go to the new blog visit www.wine90.co.uk La Monacesca Verdicchio di Matelica 2009 FACTFILE – La Monacesca Verdicchio di Matelica 2009Name: La Monacesca Verdicchio di Matelica 2009Grapes: At least 85% Verdicchio grape but this DOC allows Malvasia and Trebbiano in the blend. The last vintages I…

Antinori Tignanello 2006

You’re reading the super old version of this blog, to go to the new blog visit www.wine90.co.uk Antinori Tignanello 2006 FACTFILE – Antinori Tignanello 2006Name: Antinori Tignanello 2006 IGTGrapes: 85% Sangiovese, 10% Cabernet Sauvignon & 5% Cabernet FrancAlcohol: 13.5%Region: In the heart of Chianti Classico. Style: Marl, shale and chalk soils in the centre of the…