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Selecting the best corks for our wines

Selecting the best corks for our wines | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
The corks that we utilize are chosen with our supplier directly in Sardinia in his facility. The batches chosen undergo an initial organoleptic and chemical exam to check for TCA (Trichloroanisole) in the internal laboratory of the cork producer and...
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Vintage 2010 Brunello: working the land after harvest

Vintage 2010 Brunello: working the land after harvest | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
As the vineyards are harvested, we see to effectuating a deep tilling of the earth (about 40-50 centimeters) to aerate the earth and to remove the compacting caused by the farming tools and to improve their structure.
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Traceability and a lot of other new features at the Consorzio website

Traceability and a lot of other new features at the Consorzio website | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Hello to everyone and welcome back from the holidays and buon 2010, happy 2010 to you! One of the first things that we want to share with you in this new year are the many new features on the Consorzio...
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Italie: 30 000 bouteilles contrefaites de grands vins retirées du marché | Actualités

Italie: 30 000 bouteilles contrefaites de grands vins retirées du marché | Actualités | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Plus de 30 000 bouteilles de grands crus italiens dont du Brunello contrefaits ont été saisies et six personnes ont été arrêtées dans le cadre d'une enquête sur une...
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10 Things Every Wine Lover Should Know About... Biondi Santi

10 Things Every Wine Lover Should Know About... Biondi Santi | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
10 Things Every Wine Lover Should Know About... Biondi Santi,Popularized by the Queen, hidden from view in WWII: a guide to one of Italy's top estates.
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Vintage 2010 Brunello: Tilling the earth to maintain humidity

Vintage 2010 Brunello: Tilling the earth to maintain humidity | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
High pressure continues, which brings fine weather, temperatures above the average, and a high level of humidity.In order to compensate for the lacking of rain, because the appellation does not allow for irrigation, we till the surface of the soil...
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Independent certification for Il Poggione Brunello di Montalcino since 2003

Independent certification for Il Poggione Brunello di Montalcino since 2003 | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Last week, we posted about the U.S.A. authorities declaration that the Italian government certification is still required for the importation of the Brunello di Montalcino to the U.S. So today we thought we would post again a post from earlier...
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Biondi Santi Writes Off the 2014 Brunello | Wine News & Features

Biondi Santi Writes Off the 2014 Brunello | Wine News & Features | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Biondi Santi Writes Off the 2014 Brunello. The inventors of contemporary Brunello di Montalcino have bowed to the weather and cancelled the 2014 vintage.
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Brunello Should Avoid A Monty Python | Wine News & Features

Brunello Should Avoid A Monty Python | Wine News & Features | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
Brunello Should Avoid A Monty Python. A single Brunello di Montalcino and Hemel-en-Aarde ward would better serve each region, argues Tim Atkin MW.
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How a Tuscan wine said No to recession

How a Tuscan wine said No to recession | Grande Passione | Scoop.it
The Italian economy has been shrinking for the last six quarters, but the story of Brunello di Montalcino shows how a fine wine can defy recession.
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