Posted on February 22nd, 2011 1 Comment
There’s what looks like a brilliant tasting coming up on April 4th, Dermot Nolan Wine Services is pleased to announce that, in conjunction with the Institute of Masters of Wine, a tasting of wines from Chianti and “Super Tuscan” IGTs from the 2001 vintage will be held in the Stillorgan Park Hotel on Monday 4th [...]
Posted on April 20th, 2010 2 Comments
With the sunshine finally coming out, my thoughts are of Tuscany. With one foot in Spring and one in Summer, I’ve gone for one red and two whites from gentleman and winemaker Sergio Gargari and his western Tuscan estate of Pieve di Pitti.
Posted on March 26th, 2010 No Comments yet
Posted on March 24th, 2010 3 Comments
Posted on February 24th, 2010 8 Comments
The Liberty Wines portfolio tasting took place today at Fallon & Byrne. While the Italians were on song, there were quite a few others worth a mention.
Posted on August 10th, 2009 3 Comments
Delicious introduction to a gorgeous Chianti now available in Ireland.
Posted on December 28th, 2008 No Comments yet
Posted on October 24th, 2008 4 Comments
An unsigned rockstar in the form of the wines from Pieve de’ Pitti and a brand new blog on the block, whose simple mission is to find an Irish importer for it.
Posted on July 24th, 2008 2 Comments
I spent a couple of weeks in Chianti last year, having booked through to-tuscany.com. Their latest newsletter caught my eye as I was drinking a Castellare from Castellina in Chianti at the time – it almost brought me back for a moment.