Internationally styled, at 20 years – 1998 Sportoletti Rosso Villa Fidelia Umbria IGT

As you can see in the photos above, the fill, cork and condition of this 1998 Villa Fidelia Rosso were as good as one could hope for at twenty years old. That said, the wine, like most, needed some air at first so that it could shake off the damp soil smells that often come…

Built to last – 2001 Tenuta Lamborghini Campoleone

I will admit, I really didn’t know much about this particular wine/winery before I opened it; last night’s bottle instigated further inquiry. That said, I decided on the title of this post before I dug a little deeper, i.e. as I was enjoying the bottle. For whatever reason, I thought this was La Fiorita, and…