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…

2010 Az. Agr. Montevetrano – beauty in a bottle

I’ve yet to write/post of my time with Silvia Imparato in May of this year – one of the most enjoyable wine (and otherwise) moments of my life, but I shall, in good time. Last night I opened a bottle for a friend whom I knew had never had this wine before, in fact, he’d…