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Organic Wine

What is organic wine for the European Union? made of organic grapes; it applies from the 2012 harvest; the use of the following oenological practices, processes and treatments is prohibited: partial concentration through cooling, elimination of sulphur dioxide by physical processes, electrodialysis treatment to ensure the tartaric stabilisation of the […]

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Wine Math – Italy

Let’s take a brief overview of Italy, shall we?!   In 2010, Italy had 625 thousand hectares under vine; There are 355 indigenous grapes in Italy – a world record; Sangiovese is the most widely grown grape in Italy (72 thousand hectares); followed by Trebbiano (56 thousand hectares), Montepulciano and […]