In what has been a tumultuous year, with many of our glasses brimful with ongoing worry and concern for what may yet come, accept this as a virtual hug.
The Karst Earth … or should we say Hostile Rock, requires a total hands-on approach, everywhere. If you want to do anything, you have to dig and shift stones. Sommelier, Eros Longhin, kindly does some diggin’ on our behalf :)
Now with a name like Vitovska, some of you might be forgiven for thinking VODKA? Well, we’re happy to confirm, it is a grape and this tasting was to honour the Carso regions only native white.
As half of the legendary ‘Pojer e Sandri’ winemaking double act, Mario Pojer took to the stage at the famous Enoteca di Cormons, in the heart of Friuli’s Collio region to present us with a rare, if not unique, NOSIOLA Vertical.
One of Italy’s top award winning ‘WHITE’ wines, if not the ‘TOP’, is produced from one of its most versatile white natives, VERDICCHIO. Think of it like VER-DIC-YO! You see, it’s the phonetical ‘YO’ that starts to show off this grapes ‘STREET & ROOTS’ feel.