A daily sample of thoughtful writing and discussion from (mostly) independent wine blogs:
Jeremy Parzen reports on the ugly fight over copper fungicide in Italy.
The Wine Curmudgeon has a problem with ultra-expensive wine, which continues to soar in price.
This week’s Wine to Five podcast is devoted to Sémillon.
Selected Wine Reviews:
Meg Houston Maker reviews the NV Cantine Monfort Brut sparkling wine from Trento.
Allison Levine profiles South African Chenin Blanc and reviews Mulderbosch Chenin Blanc Steen Op Hout 2017, Western Cape
Reverse Wine Snob reviews the 2016 Gran Passione Rosso, a Merlot/Corvina blend from Veneto.
Aaron Nix Gomez reviews the 2012 Jean-Michel Gerin, La Champine, IGP Colline Rhodanienn