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Chianti Classico: A brave new world

It’s one of the world’s best-known wines, but Chianti Classico is experiencing difficulties with both consumers and the trade. What does the future hold?

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Martini launches new Asti Ice in time for summer

After the UK launch of its Rosé Extra Dry sparkler, the leading Italian brand has announced the new Asti Ice.

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Wine merchant news: Hatch Mansfield gains first Italian portfolio addition with Gaja

What's going on in the world of your go-to wine merchant? Keep up to date with the latest portfolio additions hereHatch Mansfield has secured its firs

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Nero worship: How Nero d'Avola is shaping the future of Sicilian wine

Nero d’Avola is Sicily’s flagship red grape variety and, some would argue, the key to its future in fine wine.

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The evolution of the Super Tuscan: Sass, class and Cabernet

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the birth of the Super Tuscan phenomenon. Richard Woodard looks at how it came about, what it meant and how it

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From zero to hero: Pecorino wines come back from the brink

It was almost extinct – now it’s one of the fastest growing grape varieties in Italy.

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The evolution of the Super Tuscan: Sass, class and Cabernet

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the birth of the Super Tuscan phenomenon. Richard Woodard looks at how it came about, what it meant and how it

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From zero to hero: Pecorino wines come back from the brink

It was almost extinct – now it’s one of the fastest growing grape varieties in Italy.