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Sunday 22 January 2017 loc: US

Valpolicella

Santa Sofia unveils first Amarone DOCG

In celebration of its 200th anniversary, the Pedemonte winery Santa Sofia released its first Amarone DOCG at a grand dinner held in the three Michelin starred Macau restaurant, 8 ½ Otto e Mezzo Bombana.

Friday, September 30th, 2016 No Comments »

Amarone improved by pergola training

Masi is turning back the viticultural clock and converting its Valpolicella vineyards to the traditional pergola training system to improve berry quality for its Amarones.

Monday, July 13th, 2015 No Comments »

Organic winemaker makes push on HK

A pioneering family-run Italian winery is hoping to raise the bar for organic wines in Hong Kong.

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 1 Comment »

Top 5 wine hotels in Italy’s Veneto

We round up a selection of hotels perfectly placed for exploring the rich winemaking region of the Veneto in north-east Italy.

Thursday, March 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Tedeschi boosts Fells’ Italian portfolio

Valpolicella producer Tedeschi Family Winery has joined UK importer John E Fells on an exclusive distribution basis.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 No Comments »

Rare variety adds backbone to Valpolicella

Valpolicella producer Masi is championing the rare Oseleta grape variety as a valuable blending component of the region’s wines, including Amarone.

Friday, May 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Valpolicella producers reveal 2009 wines

The tenth Anteprima Amarone was held in Verona on 26 and 27 January when 58 producers revealed their wines from the 2009 harvest to the world’s press.

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013 No Comments »

Urban development threatens Dante’s wine region

A winemaking descendant of the poet Dante Alighieri is urging the local government of Veneto to tighten planning laws to protect Valpolicella from urban sprawl.

Thursday, January 24th, 2013 1 Comment »

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