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


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