The Third Historical Vertical Tasting of the Fatalone Organic Wines and in particular of the Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Riserva from 2000 to 2008, held during the event Radici del Sud 2013, has had the honour to count among its elite participants Franco Ziliani. The detailed review written by the well-known wine-journalist is available by clicking on the following link: Vino al Vino – Franco Ziliani
This year Radici del Sud 2013 (the most important wine festival focused on Southern Italian wines made from autochthonous grapes) hosted the Third Historic Vertical Tasting of the Fatalone Riserva in 8 vintages from 2008 to 2000, masterfully and enthusiastically reviewed by the well-known wine journalist Enrico Malgi on the blog of Luciano Pignataro. Please click on the following link to read the article: Malgi@LucianoPignataro
On Friday June 7th at 7:30 p.m. the Festival of the Wines made from Southern Italian Autochthonous Grapes, Radici del Sud, at the Resort Masseria Caselli hosts the Third Historic Vertical Tasting of the Fatalone Riserva from 2000 to 2008. Since 2007 the Az. Agr. Petrera continues to hold the primacy of first and only winery to carry-out vertical tastings with a minimum 8 vintages of Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Riserva wines. The international tasting panel of excellence is composed of: Walter Speller (UK) president of the panel, in charge in Italy of the JancisRobinson.com, editor of www.walterspeller.com; Jiang Lu (CINA) chief writer and editor of Wine On Line Cina; Bill Nesto (USA) Master of wine, professor at Boston University, contributing editor of the Massachusetts Beverage Business, Enrigo Malgi (ITA) wine journalist; Andrea Terraneo (ITA) president of Vinarius Lombardy and 7 wine importaters from USA, Japan, Australia and Europe.
Our Gioia del Colle DOC Primitivo Fatalone 2008 has been awarded with the top recognition of Best Open Red Wine in the Rotterdam area (The Netherlands) in 2013.