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L’anno di Taurasi e Greco l’Irpinia ancora superstar – LaRepubblica

The most high-quality wines of Campania according to L’Espresso guide: at the top of the red wines also ‘Falerno del Massico etichetta bronzo 2013’ of ‘Masseria Felicia’ winery, belonging to Maria Felicia Brini, a good outcome that brings back to ever more demanding winemaker Vincenzo Mercurio. The same that carries to the top among the…

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Italy’s Indigenous Varieties, Part One – Forbes.com (Tom Hyland)

On Forbes magazine Tom Hyland  talks about the Italian indigenous varieties such as Aglianico: “Aglianico is the most famous red variety of Campania, and is the principal red variety of Taurasi, one of Italy’s greatest and longest lived red wines. (…)Another excellent example of a rich Aglianico-based red is Aglianico del Taburno, from the province of…

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I dieci migliori rosati della Campania 2017 – LucianoPignataro wineblog

Aglianico del Taburno Le Mongolfiere a San Bruno 2017 Docg of Fattoria La Rivolta among the best ten rosé wine in Campania for 2017: “Mongolfiere a San Bruno is the good rosé wine made by Paolo Cotroneo (Fattoria La Rivolta’s owner) (…)Vincenzo Mercurio can obtain a rosé as we like, definite but not high-spirited, on…

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Aglianico del Sannio: le dieci migliori etichette – LucianoPignataro wineblog

Aglianico del Taburno Docg Riserva Terrad i Rivolta 2013 of Fattoria La Rivolta winery: “All the time the whole working team at Fattoria La Rivolta, belonging to Paolo Cotroneo and led by him, aims at a lebel as union between power and elegance. A great outcome also for this version of wine.” For the entire…

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Le Mongolfiere a San Bruno 2015, nuova conferma sulla vetta – Corriere del Mezzogiorno

“Le mongolfiere a San Bruno 2015 of Fattoria La Rivolta, Aglianico del Taburno grapes in purity vinified in pink, is the best example in Campania for this category. (…) It is not a simple rosè wine that imitates the faint, delicate and appreciated expressions of the Côtes de Provence. Not a delicate pink wine but…

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Name that Tune! Fattoria La Rivolta at Vinitaly 2017

Fattoria La Rivolta at Vinitaly 2017 during the meeting with Suzanne Branciforte, who talks about this winery and his owner Paolo Cotroneo on her Italian Grapevine website: “We met many years ago at a Bibenda awards dinner, and he has continued to rack up those awards! The New York Times lists his Aglianico del Taburno…

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Fattoria La Rivolta, Terra di Rivolta: Best of Campania “Rosso” Tasting 2017

Aglianico del Taburno Terra di Rivolta Riserva 2011 of Fattoria La Rivolta gained the four stars highest rating by Michael Pinkus, a Canadian wine critic and journalist. During his Campania Stories “Rosso” tasting he tasted 91 red wines, giving a range of stars points from the lower to the highest four stars. “You will find…

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Mongolfiere ed emozioni nel gran rosato della Rivolta – LaRepubblica

On Repubblica newspaper, Antonio Corbo describes the birth of the rosè wine by Fattoria La Rivolta winery: “For the Cotroneos this represents a different bottle. It is now twenty years since October 6th passed, the San Bruno’s Day. The family, composed by chemists and bankers, was joined: it was celebrating that day in the farmyard…

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Aglianico del Taburno Terra di Rivolta Riserva 2012 Fattoria La Rivolta

Il Tempo deals with the Aglianico produced in the Sannio area (Campania): “Among the widest realities, Paolo Cotroneo’s winery is a flagship for producing and the quality in all Benevento province, in the winemaking area of Taburno. Terra di Rivolta aglianico is a real masterpiece for its complexity and elegance, able to captivate also the…

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Cinque Grappoli di Bibenda, la guida ai vini italiani 2016

The last grapes picked during this long harvest are those ones given by Bibenda Tesori d’Italia, the 2016 guidebook for the Italian wines. Franco Ricci from FIS, Italian Sommelier Foundation, has given us an enchanting ceremony, with a touching start accompanied by the Fanfara of Carabinieri, in the big hall at the Hilton Cavalieri di…

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