Category Archives: Italy-Veneto

Amarone is for Lovers… of Organic wine!

Terroir-driven Amarones and Valpolicellas from Ca’la Bionda in Valpolicella. Layered, pure and balanced. Continue reading

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Wine Tasting with Two Italian Winemakers!

WINE TASTING @ VINTAGES  Friday, Feb. 3, 5-7pm Featuring two long-time favorite winemakers: Matilde Poggi, LE FRAGHE Owner/winemaker of Le Fraghe in the Bardolino region, Veneto, Italy. Matilde makes fresh and complex wines from indigenous grapes, farmed biodynamically. Stefano Pizzamiglio, … Continue reading

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New from TOMMASO BUSSOLA, Amarone Maestro

New from the Maestro of Amarone TOMMASO BUSSOLA’S Singular Masterworks Tommaso Bussola is a tour-de-force in the Veneto — a maestro at the top of his game. These Amarones are singular masterpieces,  reaching for an atmospheric level of gorgeous expression … Continue reading

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TOMMASO BUSSOLA:

NEW ARRIVALS: TOMMASO BUSSOLA:  Fabulous Amarone There are occasions that call for wines of elegance and delicacy, and other times when you want something a little more “in your face.” Tommaso Bussola never fails to deliver on bold, rich, intense, … Continue reading

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AMARONE Riserva from Ca la Bionda

Masterful Amarone Ris. from CA’ la BIONDA 2005 Ca’ la Bionda Amarone “Vigneti di Ravazzol” Riserva $90 Ca’ la Bionda is one of those “under the radar” wineries that should be far more familiar, especially to fans of Amarone. Last … Continue reading

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Wine Adventure: Cask-Aged Valpolicella

Wine Adventure: Cask-Aged Valpolicella Ca’la Bionda pushes the envelope for Valpolicella 2001 CA’LA BIONDA Valpolicella Superiore ‘Casal Vegri’ Riserva  $50 ($42.50 per bottle/case) We are very excited about the arrival of a new bottling of Valpolicella from the Ca’La Bionda estate. … Continue reading

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