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Nittany Epicurean Reviews Sartori Ferdi

Sartori di Verona Ferdi white wine bottle from Italy

Wine blogger Michael Chelus completed a series of Italian wine posts by reviewing our favorite “Soavarone” — Sartori Ferdi. Read Michael’s notes on his blog Nittany Epicurean. Joe JanishJoe Janish is Director of Public Relations for Banfi Vintners, a Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW), and a veteran of the wine industry for over 20 years. […]

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Castello Banfi SummuS Vertical Tasting

Castello Banfi SummuS Super Tuscan red wine bottles from Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy

Ever had the Super Tuscan wine known as Castello Banfi SummuS? John Fodera tasted NINE in one sitting! Virtually taste along with him and compare notes on his website Tuscan Vines. Joe JanishJoe Janish is Director of Public Relations for Banfi Vintners, a Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW), and a veteran of the wine industry […]

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Brunello Wine Review: Hold 2010, Drink 2011

Wine glass filled with 2010 Banfi Brunello di Montalcino

Italian wine expert Monica Larner has completed a comprehensive review of the latest releases of Brunello di Montalcino, published at eRobertParker (subscription required). This is her comparison of the legendary 2010 vintage vs. 2011: The current releases – 2011 Annata and 2010 Riserva – offer an impressively wide drinking window spanning the two vintages. The […]