6 Red Wines to Toast Italian

By Hayley Hamilton Cogill Italy is producing some of the most diverse and exciting wines in the world. There are over 600 grape varieties growing in the country, of which over half are authorized to produce quality wines with character. From the rolling hills of Piedmont and Tuscany to the high-elevation vineyards of Alto Adige […]

Famiglia Castagnedi, a 2023 dedicated to excellence and harmony with the Terroir

From the organic harvest of TÉLOS to the work on the Single Vineyards and on the parcellation of the crus, the group works to look to the future of Valpolicella Orientale. The Famiglia Castagnedi, an excellent company from Verona, owner of the historic Tenuta Sant’Antonio brand, is preparing to close 2023 focused on quality and […]

US: Wines For Your Thanksgiving Dinner

By Tom Marquardt And Patrick Darr We have probably written 30 columns about what wine goes best with a classic Thanksgiving dinner of turkey, potatoes, stuffing and pumpkin pie. The advice has always been the same: pour what you like because it won’t make a difference. So, there you have it. Turkey is a fairly […]

Tenuta Sant’Antonio, a success story built on competence and courage

The constant growth of the company led by the Castagnedi brothers is the fruit of different factors: particularly suitable territories and constant investment in competences. By Fabio Piccoli / WINE MERIDIAN In the scope of our feature dedicated not only to successful businesses, but also to the reasons why some Italian wine companies became so […]

Best Wines For Transiting Into Fall In Florida

By Gina Birch Fall is a strange time in Florida. It is a time of anticipation. Anticipating a break from the long hot summer. A drop in both the temperatures and the humidity. But that drop is not as drastic as found in other areas of the country. It can present a quandary in the food […]

TRE BICCHIERI 2024® GAMBERO ROSSO

FAMIGLIA CASTAGNEDI IT IS AWARDED FOR THE 20TH TIME WITH THE LEGENDARY AMARONE CAMPO DEI GIGLI 2018 The Single Vineyard of the Famiglia Castagnedi, which has always been a symbol of a path focused on crus and quality, allows the Veronese company to win the twentieth highest recognition from the prestigious Italian guide. Colognola ai […]

Fish and red wine, you can: 10 bottles for a combination that will amaze everyone

by: Luca Gardini |12 September 2023 The pairing between red wine and fish is not very widespread, sometimes erroneously “targeted” by common opinion. No more taboos, we recommend 10 bottles that demonstrate the exact opposite: here are which ones to choose according to wine killer Luca Gardini. TENUTA SANT’ANTONIO Valpolicella DOC Nanfrè 2022 The solid […]

Summer Rosés: The Italian Job

Lana Bortolot Contributor FORBES   In the waning days (or the last day) of August, you’ll need some pretty pink bottles to say goodbye to summer (but hopefully not rose). Here are a few from Italy that will help these last days of la dolce vita. Scaia Rosato 2022, Veneto IGT. Copper-penny pink, this is a medium-bodied, glycerol […]

Vinography Unboxed: Week of 7/9/23

By: Alder Yarrow  Hello and welcome to my weekly dig through the pile of wine samples that show up asking to be tasted. I’m pleased to bring you the latest installment of Vinography Unboxed, where I highlight some of the better bottles that have crossed my doorstep recently. This week included a whole bunch of […]