Musician Sting has revealed that he often sings in his wine cellar and likes to think the wines “take it in”, while attending a star-studded bash in Cannes.
Maisons Marques et Domaines has extended its Italian portfolio with the addition of Marchesi Mazzei Estates’ Castello di Fonterutoli, Belguardo, and Villa Marcello.
Italian winemaker Lorenzo Zonin opens up to db about cooking naked, having no regrets and drinking Le Pin with the Dalai Lama.
Bordeaux’s share of trade on Liv-ex in the middle of June is at a new low for 2015 but is it a blip or the result of a so-so en primeur campaign?
The southern Italian region of Puglia is moving away from overly alcoholic “monster” wines in pursuit of more elegant reds according to one key winemaker.
A recent tour of the southern Italian region with Zonin took in pasta making, mozzarella molding, open water fishing and lashings of local wine.
Angelo Gaja has declassified his single vineyard Barbaresco wines for the 2012 vintage and blended them together in a “super cuvee” instead.
The Italian wine pavilion at Expo 2015 in Milan – “Domus Vini” – is offering visitors a multi-sensory journey through the world of Italian wine.
As Piedmont’s 2011 vintage follows the acclaimed 2010 into the market, producers and trade are getting behind a “more approachable”, if less consistent expression of this region.
UK agency business Fields Morris & Verdin has announced the arrival of former Berry Bros. & Rudd buyer David Berry Green to head a new Italian wine venture.
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