Valtellina Wine Region
Discover Italy’s best kept secret — the Valtellina wine region in Lombardy — with this archive of relevant wine articles and reviews from Opening a Bottle.
The Wines … Traditionally made Nebbiolo wines from one of Italy’s most fascinating and challenging appellations: Valtellina....
The Wines… Nino Negri produces a huge roster of mostly Nebbiolo-based wines from Italy’s Valtellina region northeast of...
Another Beautiful Wine from Valtellina
400 Words (Or So) About a Wine (and Region) I Love
The Mysteries of ARPEPE’s Beautiful Wines (Part 2)
"Everyone abandoned chestnut in Italy, but we stayed with it."
The Mysteries of ARPEPE’s Beautiful Wines (Part 1)
And the Extraordinary Challenges Facing Mountain Nebbiolo
A Vineyard’s Story: ARPEPE’s Rocca de Piro
And the Subtleties of Valtellina's Grumello Zone
New Obsession: Nino Negri & Valtellina
My Favorite Winemaker at the Moment
A Different Expression of Nebbiolo: Valtellina Superiore
Recommending wines and writing about them isn’t a new phenomenon. Just ask Pliny the Elder or Leonardo...