Le Ali di Mercurio

Pandataria Vino Bianco Italiano, Azienda Agricola Candidaterra – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“Pandataria: is an uncommon white wine by Candidaterra winery belonging to Luigi and Ercolino Sportiello, located on Ventotene island, instead Pandataria was the ancient name of this small island both for the Greeks and Romans. Just one label and few bottles, from the three classic white grape varieties coming from Campania region: Falanghina, Fiano and…

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Vini rossi Fattoria La Rivolta – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“Historically, Fattoria La Rivolta is an important and reliable winery, led by Cotroneo family such as Paolo, Giancarlo and Gabriella. They work in a territory suited to wine-growing (…) Added to this, the winemaking consultant Vincenzo Mercurio. Aglianico del Taburno Docg 2017: Aglianico 100% Complex, compact, well-balanced and dynamic make this wine pleasurable to drink….

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Piuma Bianca Moscato Bianco-Fiano Puglia Igt 2018 Masseria Faraona – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“Masseria Faraona winery’s high-quality production continues regularly. It is unique because this winery is capable to surprise, creating special labels, that try to remind the territory situated between Bari and BAT provinces, where the company is located, and also the international field (…) Piuma Bianca Moscato Bianco-Fiano Puglia Igt 2018, a blend of Moscato and…

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Collequinto Tintilia del Molise Rosato Dop 2018 Claudio Cipressi Vignaiolo – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“Claudio Cipressi, a winegrower from Molise region (South of Italy), and Vincenzo Mercurio, a winemaker from Campania, have been collaborating for a long time. Their fellowship, strengthened over time, turned out very rewarding, in fact Cipressi’s wines have a steady and long-lasting success (…) The main grape variety is the native Tintilia, used to produce…

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Duecape per un solo calice | Il Taurasi Dei Fratelli Gaeta – LucianoPiagnataro wineblog

“De’ Gaeta winery was born thanks to Salvatore and Bruno Gaeta, two brothers who merged into one aim their different passions, the countryside for the first one and the wine for the second one, that is to live the nature supporting it by the vineyard. (…) They started in 2009, together with the winemaker consultant…

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Ramato Pinot Grigio Umbria Igt 2018, Lapone – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“Ramato Pinot Grigio Umbria Igt 2018, by Lapone winery belonging to Piero and Ramona Cantarelli with the winemaking consultant VIncenzo Mercurio. (…) In the glass, a delicate onion peel rosè. On the nose, very good scents of small undergrowth fruits, based on a complex aromatic quality with nuances of apricot, peach, melon, pear, pineapple, honey,…

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Campania Rosato Igt 2018 , Azienda Agricola Kumor Bozena De’ Gaeta – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“Salvatore and Bruno Gaeta are two brothers always passionate with wine-growing. Firstly, they bought 5 hectares on about 500 meters above the sea level at Castelevetere sul Calore (Irpinia, Campania) and, at the same time they met the winemaker Vincenzo Mercurio, to whom they relay on, to share and carry on their ambitious project. (…)…

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Calidio Rosso del Molise Doc 2016, Campi Valerio – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“The small Molise region is not just a territory of Tintilia, Aglianico, Trebbiano and Falanghina but also the Montepulciano variety is widespread here. Such as, Calidio Rosso del Molise Doc 2016 of Campi Valerio winery, a Montepulciano 100% harvested in October. Vinified in stainless steel, refined in bottle (…) A brilliant deep rubin red. A…

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Fannia Falanghina del Molise Doc 2018, Campi Valerio – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“Fannia Falanghina del Molise DOC 2018 of Campi Valerio winery, with Vincenzo Mercurio’s winemaking consultant. 560 meters above sea level, harvesting in September. In stainless steel refined in bottle (…) The deep bouquet offers intense and enveloping  fruity scents such as tangerine, melon, peach, apricot, apple, pear and banana, supported by a flower grace of…

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Beviamoci Sud 2020: i migliori rossi della due-giorni romana – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“Beviamoci Sud is the first edition of a festival concerning with the red wines from South of Italy (…) Two days of specific workshops and tastings with more than 300 wines from the several southern regions of Italy, such as Campania, Molise, Basilicata, Calabria, Sicilia, Puglia and Lazio.” (…) Among the best tastings  the Collequinto…

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