La Stoppa Interview: Part 2

La Stoppa Interview: Part 2

This is a continuation of our interview with Elena Pantaleoni of La Stoppa. (If you would like to read the previous conversation with Elena please go here).   Sedimentary: Can you tell us about Macchiona?  What are the grapes and how is the wine made? Elena:...
2011 Le Piane Boca: A Magical Bottle

2011 Le Piane Boca: A Magical Bottle

mag·i·cal ‘majek(e)l/ adjective “beautiful or delightful in such a way as to seem removed from everyday life.” That’s Antonio Galloni’s verdict on Le Piane’s 2011 Boca. Galloni’s given it 96 pts and we couldn’t be...
Le Piane Boca: Spectacular 2015 Harvest Report

Le Piane Boca: Spectacular 2015 Harvest Report

LE PIANE BOCA, 2015 HARVEST REPORT From our vineyards: After the very difficult 2014 vintage with half production and no Boca and Piane and may be even no Mimmo produced, the 2015 is the real opposite. Some rain in May and June with very good flowering period followed...
Breaking News: 2015 Harvests at Denavolo

Breaking News: 2015 Harvests at Denavolo

Fan·ta·size [fan-tuh-sahyz] verb indulge in daydreaming about something desired. We’ve just received news on the Devanvolo 2015 harvest from Guilio Armani and would like to share it with you so you can begin fantasizing about how fantastic they are going to...