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.
First-Taste Guide to Valtellina Superiore
Italy's Most Underrated Appellation is Ready to Challenge Barolo
Nebbiolo Fan Club: Bartolo Mascarello, Principiano, ARPEPE
Three Wines Where Nebbiolo Nears Perfection
Nebbiolo Fan Club: Vajra, Bartolomeo, Nera
What Happens When You Vinify Nebbiolo Differently?
Nebbiolo Fan Club: Marengo, Mamete Prevostini, Lambert
Part 2 in Our Quarterly Series Examines the Grape from Far and Wide
The Wines … Traditionally made Nebbiolo wines from one of Italy’s most fascinating and challenging appellations: Valtellina....
Another Beautiful Wine from Valtellina
400 Words (Or So) About a Wine (and Region) I Love
Tasting Report: ARPEPE Wines, October 2017
"Everyone abandoned chestnut in Italy, but we stayed with it."
The Mysteries of ARPEPE’s Beautiful Wines
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...