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Wine

Prosecco rosé will be a reality by 2020

Following years of rumours, prosecco rosé is now close to becoming a reality. Jacopo Mazzeo finds out why

Wine

The wines of Abruzzo then and now: A conversation with Ian D’Agata

Southern Italy is going through a real wine revolution.

Wine

Five Montepulciano d'Abruzzo wines to list now

The average British consumer sees Montepulciano as a grape that makes simple and quaffable wine.

Wine

Chianti winegrowers call for experimentation with disease-resistant hybrid grape varieties

Giovanni Busi, president of the Chianti Wine Consortium, has stated that it's time winegrowers are allowed to work with resistant hybrid grape varieti

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Italian rosé: Top picks for a diverse wine list

The diversity of indigenous grapes, climates and styles that Italy has to offer is reflected in the plethora of different rosés produced across the pe

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Stefano Girelli champions organics and rare varieties in new Sicily venture

Azienda Agricola Cortese, Stefano Girelli’s new Sicilian venture, is to focus on the production of organic wines from noble regional grapes such as Ca

Wine

Alto Adige: Italy's most northerly wine region – with Europe's fastest-growing reputation

Italy’s most northerly wine region is an odd mix of grape varieties, culture and climate.

Wine

Freixenet launches Italian Sparkling Rosé

Summer is supposedly here, and for many on-trade venues, summer means 'rosé all day', whatever format that might be...Here to spice up your rosé offer

Wine

Italian rosé: Top picks for a diverse wine list

The diversity of indigenous grapes, climates and styles that Italy has to offer is reflected in the plethora of different rosés produced across the pe

Wine

Stefano Girelli champions organics and rare varieties in new Sicily venture

Azienda Agricola Cortese, Stefano Girelli’s new Sicilian venture, is to focus on the production of organic wines from noble regional grapes such as Ca

Wine

Alto Adige: Italy's most northerly wine region – with Europe's fastest-growing reputation

Italy’s most northerly wine region is an odd mix of grape varieties, culture and climate.

Wine

Freixenet launches Italian Sparkling Rosé

Summer is supposedly here, and for many on-trade venues, summer means 'rosé all day', whatever format that might be...Here to spice up your rosé offer

Wine

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.

Spirits & Cocktails

Nardini's new range 'a new dimension for grappa,’ says Dave Broom

Italy’s oldest distillery Nardini is launching a new range of grappas, Selezione Bortolo Nardini, aimed at the ultra-premium digestive market.

Wine

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.

Spirits & Cocktails

Nardini's new range 'a new dimension for grappa,’ says Dave Broom

Italy’s oldest distillery Nardini is launching a new range of grappas, Selezione Bortolo Nardini, aimed at the ultra-premium digestive market.