Oct
25

Roccolo Grassi Valpolicella Superiore 2011

This is one of the great wines of the Veneto. I’ve written about this producer’s Amarone before and I’ve been a regular purchaser of their Valpol. In my view only

Mar
15

Pieropan Ruberpan 2006

Pieropan is famous for their beautiful single vineyard Soave’s, which defy expectations for the potential of Garganega. While I’m not regularly a huge fan of Valpolicella due to the often

Jan
23

Dal Forno Romano Valpolicella Ripasso 2005

Dal Forno is one of those names that immediately produces excitement but also a sense of extreme exclusivity. These wines, from the protege of the recently deceased Giuseppe Quintarelli, are

Jan
22

Tommasi Viticoltori "Ripasso" Valpolicella 2004

I’ve always been a big fan of the wines of the Veneto, especially wines of the Ripasso style, which involves exposing the wine to the dried skins of the grape