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20 Nov 2013

Debra Meiburg MW Meets the Winemaker 178: Mario Cordero, Vietti

Debra meets with Mario Cordero, the fourth generation of Vietti, a winery located in Castiglione Falletto of Barolo. Mario tells Debra wines from Castiglione generally gives good structure and bouquet. Finally, he gives Debra insights on the approaching the Asian market with Barolo wines.

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8 Oct 2013

Debra Meiburg MW Meets the Winemaker 177: Tancredi Biondi Santi, Biondi Santi

Tancredi Biondi Santi of Biondi Santi shares with Debra the traditional Brunello wines they make, the main difference of Brunello and Chianti Classico wines, and his view for future trends of Brunello.

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17 Sep 2013

Debra Meiburg MW Meets the Winemaker 176: Gianluca Bisol, Bisol

Gianluca Bisol of Bisol talks to Debra about their most expensive property producing sparkling wine in the world. He tells Debra the grapes are grown in a small 106 hectare vineyard in Cartizze, owned by 140 families, where it sells for 2.5 million Euro/hectare. Bisol also talks about their wine making process and techniques allowing the flavors to be well integrated into the wine.

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17 Sep 2013

Debra Meiburg MW Meets the Winemaker 175: Giovanni Manetti, Fontodi

Debra meets with Giovanni Manetti of Fontodi, a winery located in Panzano, the heart of the Chianti Classico zone. Manetti describes all the wines from Panzano are very rich, well structured, and expresses great finesse due the concave shape of the vineyard and warm days, cool nights. Manetti tells Debra the key to growing better quality grapes and manage healthy vines. Finally, he introduces the differences in identifying wines from Chianti Classico and Barolo.

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27 Aug 2013

Debra Meiburg MW Meets the Winemaker 174: Sabrina Tedeschi, Tedeschi

Debra catches up with Sabrina Tedeschi of Tedeschi on Amarone wines. Sabrina mentions that Amarone is like the ambassador of Verona, produced by the drying of the grapes in the vineyard for 4 months. She talks about the powerful structure and character of the wine and her favourite food matches to go with Amarone.

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20 Aug 2013

Debra Meiburg MW Meets the Winemaker 173: Ettore Nicoletto, Santa Margherita

Ettore Nicoletto of Santa Margherita, the largest winery in Italy, tells Debra about the diverse wine portfolio they carry – wines of 11 estates from 5 different regions. He talks about their business concept of being a one-stop shop to many distributors and retailers. Finally, Nicoletto tells Debra his views in the great success of Pinot Grigio and the upcoming Italian wine trends.

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