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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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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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Sogno 2017 La Rivolta sempre avanti – LaRepubblica

“Fattoria La Rivolta winery of Paolo Cotroneo traces a new direction in a territory already exalted with the acclaim as European capital 2019 by Racevin for its Falanghina. (…) Together with Vincenzo Mercurio, a winemaker always eager for news, it launches “Sogno di Rivolta” harvest 2017. It’s a white wine passing a short time in…

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Il Fiano di De’ Gaeta: un biologico serio – Corriere della Sera

“De’ Gaeta is among the most interesting wineries from Irpinia (Campania). Under the guidance of Vincenzo Mercurio Salvatore Gaeta, encouraged thanks to his brother Bruno in the passion for winegrowing, is carrying on a project aimed to explore the new potential of the native ampelographic terroir. The innovation also involves organic wine-growing methods both in…

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Vini di Cantine Barone Nuove annate – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“For many years Cantine Barone’s wines, a winery in conversion to organic farming, tell us pleasing the history of Cilento wine growing. Francesco Barone and Giuseppe Di Fiore, thanks to the professional winemaker Vincenzo Mercurio, are able to produce high quality wines that deserve all the attention possible.” (Enrico Malgi) Seven new vintages as follows:…

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Candidaterra, Pandataria 2016 – Andrea Petrini, Percorsi di Vino

“Called by the Greeks ‘Pandataria or Pandateria’ (meaning: that gives everything) thanks to its prosperity, Ventotene island during the times has become an island not only for fishers but also for good farmers (…) Anyway, this land has never had a great vocation for vines growing (…) Luckily, the missing union between the wine production…

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Sogno di Rivolta 2016 Beneventano igt Fattoria La Rivolta – LucianoPignataro wineblog

“Sogno di Rivolta di Paolo Cotroneo made with Fiano, Greco and Falanghina varieties means elegance, power and Energy (…) A great white wine, to be kept for ten years before uncorking, as evidence of the versatility of Torrecuso territory, capable to express itself both through the reds and whites. Sogno di Rivolta can never die…

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Con Candidaterra torna il vino di Ventotene, isola dalla grande storia – storienogastronomiche.it

Candidaterra winery situated on the suggestive Island of Ventotene (Lazio) is told us by storienogastronomiche.it. “A small island, a great history: on this land of just 1,54 km² passed through sailors, ancient Romans, medieval monks and the Bourbons (…) Luigi Sportiello and his brother Ercolino founded this winery in 2013 realizing their dream to create…

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“Pandataria” limoni e mare i profumi di Ventotene – La Repubblica

Pandataria, a white wine made with Falanghina, Greco and Fiano varieties, of Candidaterra winery, is told by Antonio Corbo on Repubblica. We are at Ventotene, an island of Lazio region, with just 763 inhabitants Modesto lives here, he is father of two young men, Luigi and Lino, to whom he decides to entrust the management…

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Fiano e Gragnano la vendemmia dei record scuote i mercati – La Repubblica

During the preview event “Vitigno Italia 2019”, the journalist Antonio Corbo shows us an outline of the last harvest. “«The rain affected the whole wine production but, finally, it ended with positive outcomes thanks to the great September of sun» as the winemaker Vincenzo Mercurio says, who also includes «this is a great year for…

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