FOOD & WINE – The Holiday Issue

FOOD & WINE MAGAZINE WINE EDITOR’S TOP 2022 PICKS MY BEST WINES OF 2022 –Ray Isle  That’s a funny question, really, because wine is so contextual. That oh-so-impressive grand cru Burgundy I sampled at a crowded trade tasting may have been excellent, but the Loire sparkler I drank under the stars with friends was definitely […]

FOOD & WINE – Wines and Spirits Our Editors Can’t Wait to Gift This Year

Our Wine Editor’s Top 2022 Picks My best wines of 2022? That’s a funny question, really, because wine is so contextual. That oh-so-impressive grand cru Burgundy I sampled at a crowded trade tasting may have been excellent, but the Loire sparkler I drank under the stars with friends was definitely more enjoyable, not to mention far more memorable. So for this list, […]

SCAIA ROSATO: Wines to Get You Through the Most Expensive Turkey Day Ever

Wines to Get You Through the Most Expensive Turkey Day Ever BY JEFF SIEGEL  From left: Excelsior Chardonnay, Westmount Pinot Gris, Protocolo Tinto, Scaia Rosé, Bervini Extra Dry Prosecco Various Wineries Holiday planning got you down? Terrified at the cost of groceries? Overwhelmed by every story that comes shrieking over your feed, crying “The Most Expensive […]

TENUTA SANT’ANTONIO Amarone Antonio Castagnedi by Karen Mac Neil

TENUTA SANT’ ANTONIO – “ANTONIO CASTAGNEDI”  AMARONE DELLA VALPOLICELLA Tenuta Sant’ Antonio’s amarone has layer upon layer of complex aromas and flavors, from sweet black figs and black licorice to wild herbs, sarsaparilla, and vanilla beans. Woven through these are the high soprano notes of a great balsamic vinegar and the complex bitters of an […]

The importance of Appassimento technique, between customs and modernity

After the harvest and before the final selection, natural drying expresses the enrichment of grapes that change their composition, representing the tradition and culture of a territory. The experience of Tenuta Sant’Antonio. Stretched out during drying there is the maximum number of grapes that could be harvested: 60 quintals per hectare for a total of […]

FAMIGLIA CASTAGNEDI, VALPOLICELLA DOC SUPERIORE LA BANDINA 2019 CONFIRMED AT THE TOP OF ITALIAN WINE RATINGS: FOR THE SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR RECEIVES I TRE BICCHIERI 2023® BY GAMBERO ROSSO

The Valpolicella DOC Superiore La Bandina of the Famiglia Castagnedi – Tenuta Sant’Antonio has been confirmed at the top of Italian enology, obtaining for the second consecutive year Tre Bicchieri by Gambero Rosso’s Vini d’Italia 2023 guide with the 2019 vintage. Identityand iconic style: the Single Vineyard ambassador of Valpolicella in the world The result […]