Cantine de Falco Salento 2017 Rosato

Cantine de Falco Salento 2017 Rosato

What I love about Rosé is that it can be made in such a diverse range of styles and from a wide range of grape varieties. Which means you can get sweet to bone-dry tipples, super pale peach to deep pink coloured wines and the flavours can be anything from earthy to fruity. It’s an exciting wine style!

This 2017 ‘Salento’ Rosé from Cantine de Falco is no exception. It hails from the ‘heel’ of Italy’s boot, aka Puglia and is made from the Negroamaro grape variety.

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Cantina di Custoza 2017 Trebbiano


Cantina di Custoza 2017 Trebbiano
So I ended up going for the Trebbiano to match our Friday night platter this week. For me, Italian wines are made to be enjoyed with food, so I knew this Cantina di ‘Custoza’ 2017 Trebbiano would be the perfect accompaniment.

This wine is part of this month’s TC Wine Club box, has anyone else tried it? Continue reading

Rota Villa Castellazzo 27 Via Romani Lambrusco


Rota Villa Castellazzo 27 Via Romani LambruscoThis is my cat in his teepee with a bottle of sparkling red wine 🙂

Please note: No cats were harmed in the writing of this tasting note.

I picked this Sparkling Red for this months #thetcwineclub box because I’m becoming a bit of a bubbly red fiend. Have any of the club members cracked into this one yet?! Continue reading