For the 17th consecutive year, the Casanova Premio once again brought the Collio’s rolling hills to life with a splendid evening of cultural exchange and debate. Not to mention a WAKE-UP CALL !
In turning the clock back, Cantina Produttori Cormons have simultaneously turned it forward. Back to the future you might say? Well, following a 5 year repose, the release of its Vintage 2017 announces the long-awaited return of ‘VINO DELLA PACE’.
You may recall our opening harvest review wasn’t shy about noting vintage 2018 as a precocious one.
PREMATURE easily describes the 2018 vintage in Friuli. While you could also add Fertile and Productive to the mix, it’s the early onset of seasonal change that, for us, begs the deepest reflection.
Perched on one of the many terraces above the townland of Ipplis, the 360 degree backdrop is striking. In each and every rotation, the panorama captures all the geographical & geological ingredients any winemaker could ever wish for. Friuli is not renowned for its RED wines. Our gut tells us it should be.