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Fantini Sangiovese IGT 2017

Farnese Vini, Fantini, IGT Terre di Chieti, Abruzzo, Italy, 2017 On IGT Terre di Chieti An appellation of the Abruzzo region, stretching some 20 kms inland from the Adriatic and 35 kms along the coast, with Pescara at the northern … Continue reading

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Zaccagnini Montepulciano 2015

Cantina Zaccagnini, il vino dal tralcetto, DOC Montepulciano d’Abruzzo, Bolognano, Pescara, Abruzzo, Italy, 2015 On DOC Monepulciano d’Abruzzo It is a red wine appellation, where production is dominated, ~80%, by co-operatives (cantina sociale). The wines are based on montepulciano, which … Continue reading

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Maree D’Ione Fiano 2012

Maree D’Ione, Fiano, IGT Terre di Chieti, Abruzzo, Italy, 2012 This wine: grown on hilly ground about 10km inland from the Adriatic, varietal fiano, screw cap closure, 13% abv, Ann et Vin, £5 (bin end, 2015). Consumer tasting note: a … Continue reading

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