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Arcanum

~ Tenuta di Arceno ~ Sigh………  Founded in 2002, the Arcanum estate is the luxury, sister property to Tenuta di Arceno and sits in the Commune of Castelnuovo Berardenga.  Tracing its roots to the Etruscan era, the estate now encompasses…

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Reserved Rancia

~ Cellar Relics ~ Wine is farming.  No matter how fanciful or romanticized we wine geeks revere in the process, it is simple, tiresome, back breaking farming.   In the words of Felsina’s own Giovanni Poggiali:  “Like all good farmers, our…

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New Release: Baricci Rosso

~ Nello Baricci ~ “TRADITION. HISTORY. EXPERIENCE. MONTALCINO. NELLO. MONTOSOLI. SANGIOVESE. FAMILY. FATIGUE. PASSION. BRUNELLO. EARTH. HANDS. WISDOM. CONSORTIUM. COURAGE. PATIENCE.  GENERATIONS. CULTURE. PRECISION. RESPONSIBILITY. AWARENESS. RESPECT. LIFE.”  I’m not really certain that the nature of winemaking, the experience that’s…

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