Rethinking Primitivo

The iron-rich calcareous soils of Goia del Colle planted with vines of Primitivo. Oh, Primitivo, I’m sorry! I should never have doubted you and your potential. Continuing on the theme of “breaking stereotypes”, allow me to share what I discovered in Apulia recently: there is Primitivo being made there that can easily compete with the […]

Apulia Sparkles

The best sparkling wines from Apulia are made with a grape variety found nowhere else It is a long-standing stereotype that “the south” cannot make sparkling wines of any real interest because the climate is too hot and sunny, meaning the grapes that thrive there lack the necessary acidity for great sparkling winethe grapes that […]