Sons of a minor God

Gattinara: another surprising nebbiolo interpretation. In our last article we talked about the Top ten wines under 50 euros: well, Gattinara can definitely be one of these. Gattinara is an ancient name, d.o.c. in 1967, it becames d.o.c.g between 1990 and 1991, it is set… Continue reading Sons of a minor God

The wine of the month: Franciacorta dosaggio zero Andrea Arici

The vineyard.   Obtained by: 100% Chardonnay grapes Vineyard: terraced, from 150 to 350 metres above sea level Raising system: espalier 1.70m x 0.9m (6500 vines per ha) Ground: calcareous – clayey Productions – 80ql./ha maximum Alcohol:12.5 % in volume. Refining: 6 months in steel… Continue reading The wine of the month: Franciacorta dosaggio zero Andrea Arici