Category Archives: Italy

2010 Lovisolo Gavi

Nothing complicated about this wine, which is not at all a bad thing. In this case, it’s simplicity and class in one; this is just the sort of bottle Italy does so well for $10, and the U.S. has a … Continue reading

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2009 Marronaia ‘Intenso’ Sangiovese

Here’s a simple, but not simplistic, completely unoaked sangiovese made from organic grapes. It tastes completely unmanipulated, just high-quality, sweet and high-acid sangiovese grapes. It’s cherries, with some cinnamon and even something that I think of as cedar, all wrapped … Continue reading

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