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In the October 2014 (#215) Issue of Robert Parker's Wine Advocate the US journalist Monica Larner published the article "Getting it right Chianti Classico" and reviewed, among others, our Castello d'Albola wines with excellent results:
Il Solatio Chianti Classico Docg Gran Selezione 2010 92 points
Chianti Classico Docg Riserva 2010 91 points
Acciaiolo Toscana Igt 2011 90 points
Monica Larner had great words for Il Solatio and Castello d’Albola: "The 2010 Chianti Classico Gran Selezione Il Solatio shows a deeply streamlined and traditional style with elegant tones of blanched almond, forest berry, dried blueberry and wild flower. The use of oak is supportive, but absolutely unobtrusive. Of the various Gran Selezione wines I tasted, Il Solatio was most faithful to only here pharmacy viagra a traditional school within this new category. I am thoroughly encouraged by the recent stylistic improvements being made at Castello d’Albola. The beautiful 2010 vintage is buy viagra overnight the perfect showcase for recent investments and winemaking tweaks put forth by the Zonin family who owns this landmark estate. Because Castello d’Albola has some of the highest vineyards in Radda in Chianti, the wines are consequently more streamlined, tight and bright in terms of acidity. They represent a “classic” interpretation of only today cialis side effects Chianti Classico and wow it's great levitra online shop I found that to be true in 2010 (a temperate vintage) more than ever.
On Sunday October 26th our Zonin Prosecco 1821 was served and greatly appreciated in an eye catching bar area in Sydney, at the Norton Street Italian Festa, the largest street and community festival in all of Australia. The event, attended by more the cialis generic uk than 130.000 visitors, was held in the heart of Sydney’s Italian community on Norton Street in Leichhardt and showcased everything that has made ‘Italian’ a synonym for fashion, style and great taste. See pictures in attachment.
Our Castello d'Albola Il Solatio Chianti Classico Gran Selezione 2010 scored 91 points in the James Suckling "Tasting Report: A Bounty of Outstanding Tuscan Wines". The results were published last October 20th in the famous US wine critic website www.jamessuckling.com
The Drinks Business, very well know UK Magazine, recently held the Global Masters blind tasting for the Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay category, with a panel of masters of wine, masters sommelier and senior wine buyers. Our wines received the following medals:
Castello D'albola Pggio Alle Fate Toscana IGT 2013 Chardonnay
Tenuta Ca'Bolani Aquilis Sauvignon Friuli 2013 Sauvignon Blanc
The printed magazine will publish the Sauvignon Blanc results in November and the Chardonnay results in December and generic cialis 5mg both will be on line soon.
In attachment you can find an article published in the October issue of the popular US magazine "Food & Wine". It is entitled "Virginia Wine Country's Mega Fan" and our Barboursville Vineyards is mentioned several times, with a lot of robert-alonso-photos.com quotations of winemaker Luca Paschina.
In attachment the article "Virginia, a progress report" by the authoritative wine critic Jancis Robinson, published today in her website www.jancisrobinson.com, with great reviews for Barboursville Vineyards wines.
Monday September 22nd, Casa Vinicola Zonin was awarded for the "Best Social Media Communication of the Year" by a jury of Italian and International experts, led by the top sommeliers Luca Gardini and Andrea Griffagnini at the 2014 edition of "Best Italian Wine Award" event, that took place in Milan.