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Vigna Loreto

~ Cantina Mastrojanni ~ Mastrojanni has been at the forefront of Brunello production for a long time.  With the exceptional Maurizio Castelli overseeing the production,  they are certainly in good hands.  Located in Castelnuovo dell’Abate,  Mastrojanni typically creates three different…

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Via Valdicava

The Spirit of the Place…..  This is the driving paradigm behind the soul of Valdicava and the very essence of their endeavour.   Run today by the Abbruzzese family, the estate was purchased in 1953 buy the current owners grandfather.  Since…

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Forza Fuligni

“Terroir is a combined outcome of land, climate and culture. Terroir is the essence of great wines.” Since about 1900,  the Fuligni family, led by proprietor Giovanni Fuligni,  has been producing wine on the eastern slopes of the Montalcino hill…

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Harvest Update: 2015

~ The colors of Autumn mean Vendemmia ~ Vendemmia, 2015.  For months we waited with anticipation in hopes that Mother Nature would provide ideal conditions for harvest.  After a 2014 that was uniformly rainy and saw many producers across Italy declassifying…

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