Category Archives: Tuscany

Cantina Nottola, in the Heart of Montepulciano (Tuscany)

This wonderful estate was on our first container from Italy in 2011, and their wines continue to be some of my favorites. Classic and stylistic, the family wisely invested in Riccardo Cotarella as their consulting winemaker. Located in the picturesque … Continue reading

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The Dal Cero Family, with vineyards in Veneto & Tuscany

This family producer is another great Italian find!  Last spring, I met daughter, Francesca Dal Cero, very pregnant with her first baby but still making great efforts to hook me up with her family’s wines.  The Dal Cero’s own property … Continue reading

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