Wednesday, March 25, 2015

A tasting at Tre Monti with Vittorio Navacchia . . .

We dropped by to see Vittorio Navacchia at the Forli estate where they make mostly the red wines from Tre Monti.  Here are a few pictures from our visit.

Vittorio getting some Albana out of the Georgian amphora

Our beautiful little Pignoletto Frizzante (sparkling Grechetto) 

I like their mailbox.

Old training method called double something for these young Albana vines.

Does anyone want to go in with me on a shack in Italy?  This could be the place!

Sangiovese vines planted in 1968

This vine was planted the same year I was born.

Vittorio Navacchia

Italian Rosato for Summer!

​As the title says, this 100 Sangiovese saw just a "few hours" maceration on the skins.  It is fresh and bright and made from...