We were photographing the brass plate at the entrance to the Tenuta delle Terre Nere cellar, when across the courtyard strolled Marco de Grazia. Now we’d never met him before. But we knew it was Marco, it must be.
Originally imagined some 10 years ago by the pioneering Andrea Franchetti, the event known as Le Contrade dell’ Etna has just celebrated it’s 10th Edition!
Immediately distinctive, Timorasso is one grape not trying to be anything great. It just simply is. You haven’t tried it yet ? Are you MAD…don’t let another day of 2017 pass you by.
Vermentino or Pigato, what say you, trusty friends ? Well….in Sardinia you say Vermentino. In Provence you say Rolle. In Piemonte it’s Favorita. While in Liguria you actually say….BOTH…Vermentino & Pigato. Bemused?