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Find recommendations of wines from Italy with this extensive archive of writings, wine articles, reviews and stories from Opening a Bottle.

  • A Vineyard’s Story: Diodoros in Agrigento

    Wine from the Shadows of Magna Graecia

  • Marchesi di Grésy

    The Wines… Marchesi di Grésy makes some of the finest wine from one of Italy’s finest appellations,...

  • Selvapiana

    The Wines… Located just east of Florence in the Chianti Rufina appellation, Fattoria Selvapiana has created one...

  • COS

    The Wines… Founded by Giambattista Cilia, Cirino Strano and Giusto Occhipinti, Azienda Agricola COS has been one...

  • Buglioni

    The Wines… The Buglioni family made their living in the textile industry before moving completely into the...

  • Arianna Occhipinti

    The Wines… Meticulous, thoughtful and thrilling red and white wines from the heart of Sicily’s Vittoria region....

  • Castello di Volpaia

    The Wines… Castello di Volpaia has the standard Chianti Classico roster of wines: an annata Chianti Classico DOCG,...

  • First-Taste Guide to Franciacorta

    Standing Tall As One of the World's Greatest Sparkling Wines

  • Vietti

    The Wines… Vietti is one of Piedmont’s most storied winemaking houses, and among the most respected in...

  • Oddero

    The Wines… Oddero is one of the largest land-owners in the Langhe region, and their holdings give...

  • How This Veneto Wine Transported Me

    425 Words (Or So) On a Wine With Shades of the Loire and Valpo

  • Sicilian Sweet Wines Demand Attention

    A Four-Course Story of Dessert Wines from Gorghi Tondi, Occhipinti, Tasca d'Almerita and Donnafugata


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