Corno Grande Galasso @ Ristorante Dante

Galasso: “Montepulciano d’Abruzzo doc Riserva @ Dante – Cleveland/OH”

Chef Dante Boccuzzi picks Corno Grande as wine by the glass If you happen to be in Cleveland, Ohio, no matter what your reason is for being there it is a must to pay a visit and enjoy a dinner at Dante Boccuzzi’s famous Restaurant in Tremont: “Dante”. This is “the” stop in the area for food lovers. Dining at Dante’s you will also enjoy discovering the interesting neighborhood of Tremont not too far from Downtown Cleveland. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Tremont is one of the oldest parts of Cleveland once populated mainly by German Immigrants.
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Galasso: “Launching Porta Sole Wines in The Garden State”

Cantine Galasso great value wines now in New Jersey Here I am driving to Mount Holly, NJ to visit Mason Beverage Co. our new Porta Sole Distributor in New Jersey. Coming from an “almost spring” Italian weather I was not expecting to drive in a snow landscape! And here I am at Mason’s where I have met, for the first time, the Sales Force. We tasted together and had a very productive day introducing Cantine Galasso and particularly the Porta Sole Wines: Montepulciano d’Abruzzo doc, Sangiovese IGT and Pinot Grigio IGT . This was a good start and I am
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Galasso: “Look for us @ Ives Road Wine & Spirits in Wallingford – CT”

20 Ives Road – Wallingford (Connecticut) 06492 USA Ask Vincenzo Di Natale for our Porta Sole wines. It’s always fun to do tastings at Ives Road Wine & Spirits and hope to be back again soon! Vincenzo carries all our Porta Sole wines, great value, great taste enjoy them with or without food ! Cantine Galasso (www.cantinegalasso.com) Località Passo Cordone, 65014 Loreto Aprutino, Pescara (google map)
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Galasso: “Glazer’s Ohio Holiday Show 2013”

This year too Cantine Galasso has attended the Annual Tasting from our Importer and Distributor in Ohio USA, Glazer’s. First stop was in Cincinnati. Here we are in Columbus, in the prestigious Aladdin Shrine Center, where we successfully tasted some of the wines we distribute through Glazer’s. Our Riserva Montepulciano d’Abruzzo doc, “Corno Grande” was a hit at the Shows: 100% Montepulciano grape, aged 12 months in big oak. On third day we moved to Toledo. Here the tasting was held at the Pinnacle venue, then, the next day, we moved on to our final destination, Cleveland. Our “Montenevoso” Montepulciano
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Galasso: “What’s up in the vineyards?”

Above a picture taken in one of the oldest vineyards, at Galasso’s, it is a traditional “tent” trained vineyard still very popular in Abruzzo. Look what beautiful colors, the vine is in full bloom. An overview of the same vineyard clearly showing the blooming. And now we bring you back in time to see how, the same vineyard, looked like late April this year. Back in time again! Here is the same vineyard photographed at the beginning of April. This year we had a fairly mild winter, little snow and a lot of rain. We will take you back here
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Galasso: “It’s Galasso Time in Connecticut!”

We just came back from a business tour in Connecticut (USA) where we visited our Distributor and our customers, Restaurants and Retailers. It was an exciting tour that included tastings and events. While visiting we got the very good news of this great review of Vittoriale Montepulciano d’Abruzzo doc 2000 (see above). Vittoriale is a wine aged for 18 months in barrique. It remained long time in the bottle to refine before coming to the market. In fact this wine represents a challenge from Ettore Galasso to show the power and potential of this grape varietal and how it produces
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Galasso: “April in the vineyards, the awakening!”

This photo was taken in the first days of April in the vineyard adjacent to the winery. An old vineyard, with the traditional tent training. Another detail of the cuts from the recent pruning. The plant is still. The day is clear but pretty cold. On the Gran Sasso Mountain, in the distance, there is still plenty of snow. Here we are again in the vineyard, April 19. It’s been a couple of weeks and here’s what happened! The new life cycle of the plant has started again. Another shot of the first shoots And here is the same branch
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Galasso, Abruzzo: “See you at Vinitaly !”

We will be present at Vinitaly Wine Fair in Verona, from the 7th to 10th of April, we are pleased to invite you to visit our booth : Cantine Galasso Hall 3 Area E5 Cantine Galasso is a privately owned winery located in Loreto Aprutino, in the Province of Pescara, one of the most qualified areas for production of Montepulciano d’Abruzzo doc. Here the short distance between the high Appennini range of mountains and the Adriatic coast provides for a strong temperature range between day and night which is particularly suitable for vine growing. The main product from this winery
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Galasso: “A Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Pleasure”

The Consortium for the protection and promotion of Abruzzo Wines, “Consorzio di Tutela dei vini d’Abruzzo“recently published this interesting video where a flying eagle, the animal that more than others is representative of the Abruzzo Region, covers the distance and follows the sharp slopes between the beautiful Abruzzo Mountains, the highest of the Apennine Range, and the Adriatic Sea. It is in Loreto Aprutino, between the Gran Sasso and the coast, that Ettore Galasso produces wines from his own grapes. A perfect micro-climate for a perfect “Montepulciano d’Abruzzo Pleasure” On the left you can see the image of Montepulciano d’Abruzzo “Corno
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