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Rimessa Roscioli Wine Club Notes | 6 | Tier 1

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Grape: 100% GleraRegion: Valdobbiadene-Conegliano (Veneto)Pairings: a perfect aperitive, meaning pairs with nearly anything Drink by: now until 2019 Notes: secondary fermentation in the bottle, non-filtered, no disgorgement.Description:  (At minute 2.24 of this video, everything is explained). I’m not talking about what Maurizio says. I’m talking about what happens in the background when Maurizio’s father, 85 years old, after a hard day …

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Rimessa Roscioli Wine Club Notes | 5 | 159

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We got lucky on this one, stumbling across a needle in a haystack, in a countryside that is littered and stained by mafia and corruption (click to read more about my ‘Adventures for the Wine Club’ in Campania, in a series I will begin to write for our blog featuring my impressions of the area, culture, local restaurants and some …

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Rimessa Roscioli Wine Club Notes | 4 | 249

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THE ‘DIALECT’ WINE How I wish you were all Italians, not because of our arrogance, nor because we have the worst political class in Europe, neither for the mafia or for the anarchic individualism that characterizes us, and certainly not even for our presumptions. I would like you to be Italian to feel the nuance of the accent of Aurelio …

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Rimessa Roscioli Wine Club Notes | 3 | 249

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Grape: Bombino bianco, Montepulciano and Pinot Nero Region: San Severo (Puglia) Pairings: good friends, a romantic dinner, and just about anything from lobster, shellfish, white fish, quality cured meats…the perfect way to start an evening Notes: Harvested and riddled by hand, 60 months of aging Drink by: now through 2020 Description: A sparkling wine in South of Italy? Are you …

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Rimessa Roscioli Wine Club Notes | 3 | 159

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Grape: Bombino bianco and Pinot Nero Region: San Severo (Puglia) Pairings: good friends, a romantic dinner, and just about anything from lobster, shellfish, white fish, quality cured meats…the perfect way to start an evening Notes: No dosage, harvested by hand, hand riddling, 30 months of aging Drink by: now through 2019 Description: A sparkling wine in South of Italy? Are …

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Collector’s Club Wine Notes

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I waited almost 2 months to write this note because I didn’t know how to confront the theme. What type of information to give you and which style. With the caustic elegance of Michael Broadbent or the vulgar opportunism of Robert Parker? With the cultural snobbishness of Jacky Rigeaux or the prospect of Daniele Cernilli? Or maybe with the manic …

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The Perfect Dinner Tasting Recipe – Tier 2

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(We know…we might sound like we are repeating ourselves) What is so different about this wine club and others?  Ok, you have videos and descriptions of the wines and yes, it’s selected by the famous Roscioli, known all over the world.  Yes, these videos put you more in touch with the winemakers and their stories and land, and most of the …

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The Perfect Dinner Tasting Recipe – Tier 1

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(We know…we might sound like we are repeating ourselves) What is so different about this wine club and others?  Ok, you have videos and descriptions of the wines and yes, it’s selected by the famous Roscioli, known all over the world.  Yes, these videos put you more in touch with the winemakers and their stories and land, and most of the …