Archive for November, 2012

Closure Debate is Ongoing

Nov 21, 2012 No Comments by

Even though the wine bottle screw cap had been around for a while I did not see it enter into the realm of fine wine until the mid-1990’s.  This was a period when cork closures were presenting more problems than anyone in the business ever remembered mostly due to the increased demand for wine, particularly [...]

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More Great Vintages in Montalcino

Nov 08, 2012 No Comments by

Brunello di Montalcino is well known as one of the great red wines on the planet and the soon to arrive 2007 Brunello di Montalcino and 2010 Rosso di Montalcino make it clear that this area is on a roll. The 2007 Brunello di Montalcino is comparable in quality to the exceptional 2006 vintage but [...]

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