Le Grotte: “Selva della Rocca, a wave of Rosé wine”

Important achievement with enthusiast The prestigious US Wine Guide, Wine Enthusiast, in cooperation with the Association “Puglia in Rosè” has now tasted the new 2016 Rosè from the Region. Cantine Le Grotte Selva della Rocca Rosè 2016 has been rated 87/100. First time submitted, great result! Cantine Le Grotte (www.cantinelegrotte.it) San Nazario km 4.00 Contrada “Le Grotte” 71011, Apricena (FG) (google map)
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Cantina Imperatori: “Let’s start from the soil”

What’s important to produce quality When the Imperatori Family purchased this property, between Frascati and Monteporzio, on the slopes of the “Castelli Romani”, volcanic area, there were two old vineyards of Trebbiano and Malvasia, in a state of total abandonment. The first thing to do, to produce quality grapes, was to understand better what type of soil this was and how deep it was. This because the vine roots are the foundations of the vineyard. Their balanced and constant growth is essential to produce quality grapes And it is right from soil that the technical team started working. They did
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Cantine Le Grotte Rosè

Cantine Le Grotte: “Puglia in rosè at Verona Vinitaly”

Buyers increasing interest for rosè wine Selva della Rocca Rosè from Nero di Troia from Cantine Le Grotte was tasted, along with other Rosè Wines from Puglia Region at Verona Vinitaly 2017. There is an increasing interest from, international markets for Rosè in general and for Puglia Rosè in particular. Among them all for Rosè from Nero di Troia grape. The Association Puglia in Rosè will soon be back in the US for new events promoting this wonderful wines from Italy Cantine Le Grotte (www.cantinelegrotte.it) San Nazario km 4.00 Contrada “Le Grotte” 71011, Apricena (FG) (google map)
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Bianco Smeraldo

Unmaredivino: “A praise to Vermentino di Gallura docg”

A good result for Gioacchino Sini’s whites These lines are extracted from the blog “Jefford on Monday”, Decanter. A well-written page on the characteristics Vermentino di Gallura, a good result for Unmaredivino, Gioacchino Sini’s Wines: Unmaredivino di Goacchino Sini, Bianco Smeraldo, Vermentino di Gallura 2014 This prettily labeled wine, grown from fruit from the Su Crabileddu sub-zone of the village of Berchidda and vinified after a long period of cool storage on its skins, has remarkable aromatic finesse, purity and restraint: orange, jasmine, peach, nectarine and apple in bright, pristine, clear yet creamy style. 92 Unmaredivino di Goacchino Sini, Terra
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Le Grotte: “Franco Dell’Erba and his Wines”

A Journey in the Vineyards, the Quarry and the Winery Franco Dell’Erba, Owner at Cantine Le Grotte (link) and owner of the quarries for extraction of the famous Apricena Marble (Serpeggiante), is taking us on a “virtual tour in his world”. Cantine Le Grotte (www.cantinelegrotte.it) San Nazario km 4.00 Contrada “Le Grotte” 71011, Apricena (FG) (google map)
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Cantina di Venosa: “Wine Spectator meets Gesualdo”

The beginning of a long story We are very happy to announce that our Gesualdo (TECH SHEET), Aglianico del Vulture doc 2011 is a 90 points from the prestigious magazine, Wine Spectator Gesualdo takes its name from Price Carlo Gesualdo, polyphonic music Master and sublime Madrigalist, who lived in Venosa in the second half of XVI century. A man who lived an intense and passionate life and that has been the inspiration for this wine “young” and “mature“: “Young” because 50% of the wine is aged in stainless steel, “mature” because the remaining 50% is aged in barrique before it gets
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Cantine Le Grotte: “Special Guests”

A taste of harvest and more These past few days we have had the pleasure to welcome our business partners from Japan, Divine Corporation accompanied by a selected group of their customers. Together we spent a pleasant day between tastings and visiting vineyards. The tour ended with a visit to the impressive quarries owned of the Dell’Erba Family, who also owns Cantine Le Grotte (link to winery website). Every year the Divine Corporation is organizing a “Enotour“, every year brings with it a group of customers : they get to visit wineries, know the producers, they learn about different micro
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